JKUAT Hosting UN Kenya/WB/University Librarians’ Meeting

JKUAT is privileged to be hosting ‘The 24th UN Kenya/WB/University Librarians Meeting’ on 24th January 2013 and ‘The Kenya University Librarians Committee (KLUC)’ meeting on 25th January 2013. The two meetings will be held at AICAD. The librarians meet to deliberate on challenges facing information provision in member institutions and come out with solutions to the challenges. At the center of the challenges is how to identify electronic resources, negotiate for joint subscription cost and share the acquired resources. It is through this partnership and collaboration that JKUAT is able to subscribe to the vast… Continue reading →

Off Campus Access to Electronic Journals and Books

We are pleased to inform you that you can now access ALL library e-journals and books on and off campus. Previously, some resources such as springer ebooks, Taylor and Francis ebooks, JSTOR, Macmillan Journals, Sage Journals and Taylor and Francis and Wiley Blackwell could only be accessed within JKUAT main campus. Access has been possible by installing Ez Proxy which is a software that facilitates remote access to electronic resources. The link to the proxy is accessible on the library website under E-Resources Off-Campus Access. Please email vpn@jkuat.ac.ke for your login details.