E-RESOURCES TRAINING FOR COETEC STAFF

E-resources training for COETEC staff was held on 25th February 2016 at the ICT lab in Technology house. The training is the last of a series of training workshops that the office of the DVC AA requested the library to organize for all academic staff. Ms. Grace Wairimu who is the chair, Mechatronic Department and Mr Elijah Musango Munyao, a lecturer from Marine Engineering Department were the coordinators for the day. Dr, Eng Hiram Ndiritu, Chairman of Mechanical Department represented Prof. Eng. Bernard W. Ikua, the Principal COETEC. He welcomed participants and opened the workshop…. Continue reading →

ELECTRONIC INFORMATION RESOURCES WORKSHOP FOR COETEC

Date:                         25th February 2016 Target audience:    Teaching staff and researchers Venue:                      ICT Common Lab,  4th Floor, Technology House Objectives: To create awareness of electronic information resources available for research To equip participants with skills on Information search strategies Citation and referencing tools Using anti plagiarism tools for plagiarism self-check Sensitization on e-book readers Sensitization on the importance of publishing in high impact journals To equip participants with skills for improving personal and institutional research profiles. Creating google scholar account

ACCESS TO AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF PHYSICS JOURNALS

Please note that JKUAT has access to American Institute of Physics Journals. The journals cover the following topics: 1. Astronomy and astrophysics 2. Atomic and molecular physics 3. Biological physics and General Physics 4. Condensed matter physics 5. Energy and Geophysics 6. Interdisciplinary physics 7. Materials science and Particle Physics 8. Mathematical physics 9. Nanotechnology 10. Nuclear physics 11. Optics and optical physics 12. Physical chemistry 13. Plasma physics 14. Quantum mechanics 15. Rheology and fluid dynamics Access within the campus network is automatic (no password is required). When off the campus network one has… Continue reading →