Enhancing Access to Electronic Journals and Books

The emergence of ICT has impacted service delivery in academic libraries tremendously. Libraries are no longer merely storehouses of books but intellectual information centers. ICT has made possible the concept of libraries without walls or boundaries. It has brought on changes in format, contents, method of delivery of information products and services. One such product is electronic journals (e-journals) and books (e-books) whose advantages over the traditional printed formats cannot be gainsaid. The JKUAT library subscribes to several databases of e-journals and e-books. These are made available through the library website at http://jkuat.ac.ke/departments/library/?page_id=339 The library… Continue reading →