All the Divisions in the Institue provides services both to the various Institutes in the CSIR and to the general public in Ghana and the world at large.
These are the various divisions and their services.

Library Services

  • Literature Search (Manual and Electronic)
  • Referral Services
  • Research Advisory Services
  • Selective Dissemination of Information
  • Current Awareness Services
  • Question and Answers Services
  • Organization of Libraries
  • Training of Information Students
  • Inter Library Lending
  • Reading Space
Publishing Services

The Science Publishing Division is mandated to publish Ghana Journal of Agricultural Science and Ghana Journal of Science as well as other S & T literature emanating from the national and international scientific community. For the year under review, the Division undertook the following activities:

  • Editing, typesetting and proofreading of manuscripts submitted by researchers for publication
  • Writing reports, technical correspondence and distribu-tion of print journals
Thematic Mapping Services

The Institute's Thematic Mapping Division is involved in data collection on as many facets of the Ghanaian economy as possible for the establishment of spatial databases at different levels and a variety of maps that would be made available on demand to interested parties, stakeholders and clients.

  • Educational facilities
  • Poverty situation
  • Health information
  • Tourism features
  • Infrastructural facilities
  • Physical environmental conditions
  • Population
  • Industrial activities and Agriculture