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 →
The JKUAT Library in collaboration with the Pan African University administration conducted a training on the use of e-resources targeting PAUSTI students on 15th September 2015. The objectives of the training were to create awareness of the electronic books and journals available for their research and equip the students with requisite information search skills. The students were taken through advanced search strategies of electronic resources databases such as Taylor and Francis, Wiley Online Library, Science Direct and Springer. The training also covered access to thesis and dissertations from various Open Access Digital Repositories.
The JKUAT library in collaboration with the management of JKUAT Nakuru CBD Campus organized a two day e-resources training workshop for its students and members of staff on 18th and 19th July 2015. Similar workshops have been carried out in all the JKUAT campuses except Mombasa CBD, Kigali and Arusha Campuses. Plans to conduct the training in the remaining campuses are underway. Dr. Daniel Wanyoike a lecturer at the campus and the programmes coordinator received the library team on behalf of the Campus Director who gave apologies and was to join the team later in… Continue reading →