Below are links to some of the published works relating to the Kitengesa Community Library in Uganda. These studies are helping to frame explorations of other rural community and village libraries in Africa.
A Rural Community Library in Uganda: A Study of its Use and Users
The Intergenerational Impact of a Rural Community Library on Young Childrens Learning Readiness in a Ugandan Village
Observations of School Library Impact at Two Rural Ugandan Schools
Modelling the Rural Community Library: Characteristics of the Kitengesa Library in Uganda
An Exploratory Study of the Impact of the Rural Ugandan Village Library and Other Factors on the Academic Achievement of Secondary School Students
The Rural Library's Role in Ugandan Secondary Students' Reading Habits
A Qualitative Study of the Academic, Social, and Cultural Factors that Influence Students’ Library Use in a Rural Ugandan Village
The Beast Had to Marry Balinda: Using Story Examples to Explore Socializing Concepts in Ugandan Caregivers’ Oral Stories
Check out this video on the impact of the Kitengesa Community Library as an "incubator of ideas for development" (Courtesy of the UN Global News).