In support of the mission of the Accra College of Medicine, the Library’s mission is to provide world-class health information resources that is relevant, research oriented, tailored toward solving Ghana and Africa’s health problems so that ACM can produce unique graduates, who are excellent, committed to excellence and have “heart power”. Primarily, it acquires, organizes and maintains information resources for instruction, learning and research; for students, faculty and staff of ACM and other affiliates.
The primary goal of ACM Library is to provide non-print and print information resource materials to students, faculty and staff of the Accra College of Medicine to enable them to develop in mind, body and spirit for service to humanity and the world as a whole. Library patrons are also expected to respect the rights of other patrons to use library resources and facilities in a quiet, clean, and peaceful atmosphere.
Accra College of Medicine (ACM) library is primarily digital, with subscriptions to a number of electronic information resources, including HINARI databases which give access to over 30,000 scholarly journals. ACM library is not limited to the library building; it reaches out, with cutting edge information, into faculty administrative offices, classrooms, cafeterias, and even outdoor gathering spaces.
The electronic library is supplemented by a paper collection that currently includes 242 books, as well as a variety of international and local journals, newspapers, and research publications as well as CD- ROMS. The collection focuses on Pre-Clinical and Clinical component of the curriculum. The collection will continue to grow over time.
Any defect or damage to a book should be reported to the Library staff