Conclusion of the Open Access Week at JKUAT

Conclusion of the Open Access Week at JKUAT

The JKUAT open access week finally took place!! We were able to successfully carry out all the planned activities. The facilitators of the workshops on plagiarism, referencing tools and web web 2.0 did a superb job. The workshops were very informative. They elicited interesting debates such as whether the students were ready to have their work run through the  plagiarism detector softwares in preparation for uploading on the proposed JKUAT institutionary repository. The exhibition had many visitors in spite of the fact that it was a busy week for students since many of them had… Continue reading →

Open Access Week at JKUAT

Open Access Week at JKUAT

JKUAT launched its open access week on Monday the 18th with an exhibition at our graduation pavilion. The students’ interest in the exhibition and their participation has been very impressive. The library had previously sensitized a group of students who have been working with the library to reach to other students with the open access message. They have been so creative. Some of the students have designed orange bandanas to wear during the week. Those who are working with the library made name badges written open access ambassadors. They have set up a desk and… Continue reading →