Information Resource Center
American Resource Center & Public Library
The U.S. Mission’s Information Resource Center (IRC) is reference/research library that provides comprehensive accurate and timely information about the United States, its policies, its social and political processes and other related topics.
- Are you looking for speeches and statements by the President of the United States, Secretary of State or other prominent U.S. Administration officials?
- Are you looking for full-text articles from U.S. Journals and Newspapers on current topical and development issues?
- Are you looking for U.S. Government documents or think tank reports?
- Are you looking for U.S. and International Statistics or economic indicators?
- Are you looking for biographical information on American business, political or cultural leaders?
- Are you doing research about U.S. foreign policy, law, democracy, environment, media, American studies and HIV/AIDS.
If you answered yes to any of the above questions, then look no further, visit the U.S. Mission’s Information Resource Center or send us an e-mail now.
The Information Resource Center is open on days stated below except on Wednesdays and American and Uganda holidays
IRC Opening Hours
- IRC Opening Hours (By appointment)
Mondays, Tuesday and Thursdays: 09:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Fridays, 9:00 – 12.00 p.m.
Call or e-mail us to make an appointment a day before your visit. .
Recently added library books
- Youth Votes! 2012 U.S. Elections
- Partnerships Against Corruption
- The Model United Nations Experience
Online Membership and Catalogue
IRC online Catalogue
Welcome to our new 24 hour online library catalogue.
Anyone anywhere can search the Online Library Catalog to:-
• find out the Books, DVDs, E-books and Mobile devices held in the Information Resource Center
• check the status of the each library item and
• View recently added titles.
If you are looking for a specific book or DVD on a specific subject, say: "Entrepreneurship”, simply type in the keyword.
You may search by the title, author, or keywords to locate it.
IRC members may check out three items at ago (books & DVDs) for period of two weeks. Each member has an individual account and will receive notices via email.
If you are not a member, Join our IRC today.
Useful Links and Downloads
All downloadable documents on this page are provided in PDF format. To view PDFs you must have a copy of Adobe Acrobat Reader. You may download a free version by clicking the link above.