Workshop on Collaborative Learning and Disability Inclusion

Workshop on Collaborative Learning and Disability Inclusion

Kenya Libraries and Information Services Consortium through Special Needs Committee has organized a pilot sensitization on Collaborative Learning and Disability Inclusion in college, university and research libraries in Kenya. The three days workshop will be held at JKUAT NCBD Campus Library located at the JKUAT PLAZA (formerly ICEA Building. Kenyatta Avenue, Nairobi. The main objective of the workshop is to create awareness on various disabilities, existing instruments (laws, policies and regulations), psychosocial aspects of disability and disability etiquette for ease of implementing disability mainstreaming. The learning outcomes of the workshop are as follows: Gaining deeper… Continue reading →

JKUAT Library Meets Conversation Africa Audience Development Manager

JKUAT Library Meets Conversation Africa Audience Development Manager

JKUAT Library Management yesterday met with conversation Africa Audience Development Manager, Ms. Judy Nguta. In a meeting which was convened by JKUAT Corporate Communications, the two institutions shared on how to make JKUAT research visible to the wider public in a journalistic format. The Conversation Africa was launched as a pilot project in May 2015 to be independent source of news and views from the academic and research community, delivered direct to the public. Conversation Africa provides access to independent, high quality, authenticated, explanatory journalism which underpins a functioning democracy. It aims to promote better… Continue reading →

Ebscohost Ebook trial access

EBSCOhost Research Databases Publishers are offering free trial access to two of her e-book collections courtesy of the JKUAT Library subscriptions to EBscohost e-journals. During this trial period, JKUAT Library users will be able to access the following: eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) (Trial) – Allows users to search and view fulltext of Ebscohost ebooks. Over 55,000 eBooks available for access. Ebook Collection from EBSCOhost eBooks are digital full-text versions of books such as reference works, scholarly monographs, literature and fiction. eBook Academic Collection Trial (Trial) – Package contains a large selection of 160,000 multidisciplinary eBook titles… Continue reading →