CABI Direct Sensitization cam Training Workshop

CABI in collaboration with JKUAT Library today held a sensitization cam training workshop for JKUAT teaching staff and postgraduate students drawn from three colleges namely: COANRE, COHES and Zoology Department from COPAS. The workshop was aimed at creating awareness for students taking agriculture, health and animal health-based courses at postgraduate level as well as imparting search skills. To achieve this objective, participants were treated to live demos on search strategies including simple as well as advanced search and other search tools provided in the database. the database provides unique tools for: Email.ing of search citation… Continue reading →

A visit by Lecturers from Pavol Juzef Safarik University ( The Slovak Republic)

A visit by Lecturers from Pavol Juzef Safarik University ( The Slovak Republic)

JKUAT University Librarian (Dr. Roselyne Mangira) received delegation from Pavol Juzef Safarik University in Kosice, the Slovak Republic. The delegation was led by Renata Bzdilova, an assistant professor of Political Sciences. Prof. Bzdilova specializes in theory of democracy, democratization processes and election system. The visitors were introduced to the Lbrary management Committee members (Deputy University Librarians, Library Administrator and Heads of Sections) in the Main Library Boardroom. The main objective of the visit was to familiarize with JKUAT University teaching programmes and in particular College of Health Sciences Programmes. During her visit in the Library… Continue reading →

Training Workshop for PAUSTI Students

Training Workshop for PAUSTI Students

JKUAT library has organised a training workshop for Pan African University students. The workshop began yesterday 22nd October 2018. The workshop programme has already covered a number of topics including access to electronic resources, formating dissertation to JKUAT format among others. The workshop is still ongoing for the whole of today 23rd October 2018. There are still a number of topics to be covered including plagiarism check, citation and referencing using mendeley software among others.