E- RESOURCES TRAINING FOR JKUAT STUDENTS

The JKUAT Library is set to conduct a series of training on the use of e-resources for students as follows: Society for Maths and Computing Students Date:              27th October 2015 Time:             4.00 to 6.00pm BEED Fourth Year Students Date:              28th October 2015 Time:             2.00 to 5.00pm Public Health Postgraduate Students Date:            30th October 2015 Time:           2.00 to 5.00pm The learning outcomes are: By the end of the session, the students should be able to: 1. Identify JKUAT’s vast array of e-books and e-journals 2. Select appropriate information sources 3…. Continue reading →

Guide on Accessing JKUAT E-Books

Within JKUAT network i.e using university wireless internet or a computer within the JKUAT network Science Direct e-books 1. Go to the library website by searching for JKUAT library or by going to http://jkuat.ac.ke/departments/library/ 2. Click on the Electronic Resources link on the menu bar at the top of the website. 3. Select Electronic Books from the drop down menu on this link. 4. This gives you a list of electronic books. 5. Click on Science direct. 6. Search for your topic. 7. The box on the last column of the result page is marked… Continue reading →

Access to Wiley Online Library

One of the E-Resources Databases that JKUAT is subscribing to is Wiley Online Database. Wiley Online Library features 1500 peer reviewed journals, over 14,000 books, and hundreds of multi-volume reference works, databases, and other resources. The database covers Physics and Material Science, Health Science including Cochrane Library, Social Sciences and Humanities research, You have automatic access (ie no password required) within the JKUAT network. When off the campus network, it is available on our Off Campus Access to E-Resources Link at http://vpn.jkuat.ac.ke/login Other resources that have been added to our collection are: ScienceDirect e-books Springer… Continue reading →