Its facilities are open to children of university staff and the wider Nsukka community upon payment of a small fee. University students, researchers, and the general public are also free to use the library for reference purposes.
Reaching out to users in schools
CCL reaches out to schools in Nsukka and its environs, encouraging reading, information literacy, and library development by extending the library’s resources and services to primary school pupils in the area.
Reaching out to users in prison
CCL has established a library in Nsukka prison and assisted in developing one in Awka, as well as conducting literacy promotion workshops for inmates and prison welfare officers.