On 21st July 2023, two members of staff from Mortenson Center, the University of Illinois visited the University of Nairobi Library. Prof. Clara M. Chu, Director of the Mortenson Center for International Library Programs at the University of Illinois and Dr. Peggy Nzomo, the International Library Initiatives Specialists-Senior Associate at Mortenson Center held fruitful discussions with the University of Nairobi Library team, led by the Deputy Director (Technical Services) Rosemary Otando. The informal discussions between the two libraries were mainly on possible collaborations and partnerships. Mortenson Center aims at developing librarians worldwide. The staff at Mortenson Center plan, administer and deliver customised training programs for partner institutions and organizations worldwide. It was a great moment of sharing experiences in global North and global South that touch on information industry.