Free Access to CAB Abstracts Database and Compendia

JKUAT has been given one year free access to CAB Abstracts Database and Compendia through Cab direct www.cabdirect.org courtesy of CABI/RUFORUM collaboration. CAB Direct is an extensive source of reference in the applied life sciences. It contains over 10 million applied life sciences abstracts carefully selected by a team of experts. This database is updated every week. The content includes over 200,000 full text content comprising 62% journal articles and 38% conference papers and other grey literature such as government publications, reports, conference proceeding etc. Grey literature often difficult to locate and obtain. Full text… Continue reading →

Steps in Accessing Library Electronic Books

Within JKUAT network ie using university wireless or a computer within the JKUAT network Science Direct e-books 1. Go to the library website by googling for JKUAT library or going to http://jkuat.ac.ke/departments/library/ 2. Click on the link to ‘e-books 3. This gives you a list of e-books databases 4. Click on Science direct 5. Search for your topic 6. The box on the last column of the result page is marked with green lines for the books you have full access to Springer e-books 1. Google for JKUAT Library Website or by going to http://jkuat.ac.ke/departments/library/… Continue reading →