The University Bookshop started as a unit of the University Library in the early 1950s. it was saddled with the responsibility of providing relevant reading materials and stationery to the University Community. It later moved to the basement of the Tower Court where it operated as a separated business entity until December 1967.
The centre, which is centrally situated, is properly air-conditioned and the grounds around it are impressive. The centre has the following facilities (among others); a state of the art study/lounge area and access to computer; internet, television and regular electric power; several office spaces and classrooms. -