How can you benefit from the JKUAT Institutional Repository(IR)

An IR may be defined as an online locus for collecting, preserving and disseminating the intellectual output of an institution in digital form. It is a centrally managed inventory of an institution’s intellectual asset. IRs are based on Open Access (OA) model of publishing which facilitates knowledge sharing. Click here to see JKUAT’s IR

How will do you benefit?

A number of studies have now been carried out on the effect of open access on citations to articles. The studies have shown that publishing in OA increases citation impact of research articles. Uploading your research on our IR is likely to increase your citations. Open access repositories also provide an excellent means for researchers to boost their online presence and raise their profile.

What can be uploaded on the IR

  • Article
  • Thesis
  • Book
  • Book chapter
  • Presentation
  • Technical report
  • Notes
  • etc

Submissions on the above category are welcome. Contact library@jkuat.ac.ke

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