Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA) Library was set up at the inception of the Institute. As an Academic Library with the mandate of supporting Teaching, Learning and Research activities of the Institute, the library, normally regarded as the centre of Tertiary Education, always rises to the challenge of satisfying most of the information needs of its users. It is in three locations: Lending, Reference and Law Libraries. Various services such as Reference Service, Lending, Selective Dissemination of Information, Information Retrieval (Manual and Electronic), Information Literacy, Literature Search, Reprographic Services etc. are provided.
The library continuously aims at offering the most effective and efficient access to relevant, current, local and international academic print and non-print resources to users for purposes of lifelong learning, research, consultancy and outreach services. To achieve all the above, GIMPA Library leverages on a competent, customer friendly and motivated Professional and Support Staff that is ever ready to serve patrons. The library is also open to the general public and people living in the GIMPA Community.
To be a world-class library service providing a sustainable digital, virtual space and enabling environment to a global Institute of excellence in knowledge development, application and dissemination.
To stimulate cost effective exploitation of academic resources for quality, timely and reliable information to enhance academic and moral excellence.
To provide the most effective and efficient access to relevant and current local and international academic print and non-print resources to assist and support teaching, lifelong learning, research, consultancy and outreach services for use on main and satellite campuses.
Competent, customer friendly and motivated professionals and support staff assist and provide various services to patrons. Our staff continuous professional development is crucial and all are encouraged to improve their knowledge and skills for growth and development.