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Before contacting the Librarian team, try out the following common questions.

Can I check out a physical item?

If you are a member of a library that has the item, you can check out the item. ECDS informs you the location of a library where the item is available. Check it out if the library has an inter-library loan arrangement with your institution and if it could be delivered to you.

What am I searching?

Using a single search query, ECDS lets you search across merged information resources from libraries and knowledge centers of collaborating organizations. You can search for various items, including books, journals, full-text journal articles, and databases with links to their content.

What will I find?

You can search and discover the collections that range from country-specific strategies, research publications, gray literature, reference materials, government documentation and much more. Resources are available in English and local languages.

Why am I using ECDS?

CDS supports the sharing of resources among participating organizations. The platform provides discovery service and enables you to find relevant content easily. It enhances your experience by providing modern user interface.

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College of Medicine and Health SciencesEmail
Ethiopian Public Health InstituteEmail
Hawassa UniversityEmail
International Institute for Primary Healthcare - Ethiopia (IPHC-E)Email
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