CITING AND REFERENCING AUTOMATICALLY

Organising and managing your references is definitely a challenging task if you have to do it manually. Having very good literature and later realising that you cannot remember the reference is a common occurrence. Trying to recall such a reference is nuisance you may have experienced at one time or another during your research. A reference management software helps you insert citations into a paper and create a properly formatted bibliography automatically. This will save you the stress of trying to format your references and citations. One such software is Mendeley reference manager. Mendeley automatically;… Continue reading →

MENDELEY REFERENCE MANAGER

Organising and managing your literature is often a challenging task if you have to do it manually. Having very good literature and later realising that you cannot remember the reference is a common occurrence. Trying to recall such a reference is nuisance you may have experienced at one time or another during your research. A reference management software helps you insert citations into a paper and create a properly formatted bibliography. This will save you the stress of trying to format your references and citations. Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network…. Continue reading →

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 →