Eligibility Criteria

In order to complete the registration process kindly read the Eligibility Criteria. If your Institution meets the eligibility criteria then proceed to the Terms and Conditions. The application form will only be accessible once the terms and conditions have been accepted.
Eligibility for access to the information resources is exclusively for the following institutes recognized by the Higher Education Commission that operate with a not-for-profit remit:
  • Public and private sector degree-awarding universities and institutes (departments and libraries) on the HEC list of recognized institutions
  • Constituent institutes of the HEC recognized universities.
  • Non-profit research institutes. (Primary Activity should be Education and Research)
  • Higher education colleges.
  • Teaching hospitals.
  • Indigenous non-governmental organizations (NGO’s) and Civil Society Organizations (CSO’s); any other eligible organization authorized by the HEC.

The following institutions will NOT be considered eligible for access to the Digital Library:

  • Universities or institutes not recognized by the HEC;
  • Military or military affiliated institutions (except those recognized as degree awarding by the HEC);
  • Atomic and/or nuclear research and development institutes.

All institutions must agree to the Terms and Conditions for access to the resources available through the library.