Frequent question: Where is the biggest library in Africa located?

Where is the best library in Africa?

11 Wonderful Libraries in Africa

  • October 6 University Library, Egypt. …
  • National Library of South Africa. …
  • Port Elizabeth Main Library, South Africa. …
  • CL Marais Library, South Africa. …
  • Hogsback Library, South Africa. …
  • Kenyatta University Library, Kenya. …
  • Balme Library, Ghana. …
  • Keren Public Library, State of Eritrea.

Which is the biggest library in East Africa?

Kenyatta University Post Modern Library is the Largest library in Kenya, East Africa and in the top ten list in Africa.

What is the oldest library in Africa?

1,157 years after it first opened, the world’s oldest library has finally been restored and unveiled to the public. Located in Fez, Morocco, the al-Qarawiyyin library is part of the world’s oldest continually operating university, al-Qarawiyyin University, which opened in 859.

What is the biggest university in Nigeria?

Largest universities in Nigeria as of 2019

Characteristic Number of students
National Open University of Nigeria 565,385
University of Maiduguri 74,522
University of Ilorin 53,782
Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria 52,705

Which country has the best libraries?

Coming at the second place is Russia with 46,000 public libraries, while India stands third with 29,800 libraries spread across the entire country.

What country has the Most Public Libraries in the World?

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Location Public Libraries
China 51,311
Russia 46,000
India 29,800
Ukraine 18,323

Where is the oldest library in the world?

The library at Saint Catherine’s Monastery located at the foot of the legendary Mount Sinai, is the oldest continually operating library in the world.

Which university has the best library in Kenya?

The Adventist University of Africa Judith Thomas Library was ranked the best academic library in the Republic of Kenya in 2018.