Welcome to African Hospital Libraries

About Us

Our vision


To facilitate access to clear, relevant, up-to-date, life-saving health information for all clinicians, regardless of geographical location, reliable electricity supply, or technology.

Our locations


Makeni Government Hospital, Sierra Leone

Makeni School of Clinical Sciences, Sierra Leone (link-up library)

Bo Government Hospital, Sierra Leone

Kenema Government Hospital, Sierra Leone 

Department of Community Health, Fourah Bay College, Freetown, Sierra Leone 

Help us improve access to quality health information


Consider twinning with a new or existing hospital library!

Find out how you and your organisation can help.

Make a donation

You can donate to AHL via:

  1. Virgin Money Giving (click to follow link), or 
  2. Using the blue PayPal button below

If you donate via Paypal and are a UK taxpayer, please fill out a Gift Aid form (click to follow link), and email the completed from to: 


Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card

Watch this video of various AHL library users giving feedback and reflecting on their experiences in our libraries.