Vision Institute of Professionals main library is located on the 4th floor of Paramount building. The institution has other two libraries in its branches i.e. City Square and Mombasa branches.
The library provides a conducive reading environment with spacious reading area. The institution also provides a spacious discussion hall where students hold small group discussions. The hall is located on 6th floor in the same building.
The aim of our Library is to support learning, teaching and research interests of the students and staff by dissemination of the most relevant and up-to-date information (materials).
The library is well stocked with all current core text books in:
All this supplements lectures.
Lending – All books are on open shelves and available for borrowing with the exception of reference materials.
Reference & Information – Staff assistance is available at anytime between 8.00am and 7.30pm.
Multimedia section – we have established a multimedia section, with enough access points, which provides users with access to internet and CD – ROMs
Library catalogue – It has an up to date searchable database composed of bibliographic records to reflect the correction in the library.
The library is open free of charge to all students, academic, administration and support staff of the institute.
Users who wish to borrow books overnight or one week at most are required to pay refundable two thousand shillings (Kshs. 2000) as caution money.
The right of borrowing is accorded to:
(i) Overnight loan 7.00 p.m. to 9.00 a.m. the following day on weekdays and 3.30 p.m. on Saturdays
to 9.00 a.m. on Monday.
ii) Two hours use in the library.
iii) Two days loan.
The librarian is empowered to levy fine upon any reader who fails to return the borrowed material as follows: