JKUAT LIBRARY DEPARTMENTAL MEETING

JKUAT LIBRARY DEPARTMENTAL MEETING

The JKUAT Library held its second departmental meeting under the mantle of Dr Roselyne Man’gira, the JKUAT University Librarian on 22nd April 2016. The library was honoured to have Professor, Romanus Odhiambo, the Deputy Vice Chancellor in charge of Academic Affairs(DVC AA) grace the occasion. Dr. Mangira highlighted the library’s achievement during the year. Key among these were: Ranking of the Institutional Repository (IR) on second position after University of Nairobi Library website ranking in first position for two consecutive terms Adoption of 5 library policies Revision of the Library Rules and Regulations The DVC… Continue reading →

ACCESS TO PROJECTS, THESES AND DISSERTATIONS

Working on your thesis? Visit the Directory of Open Access Repositories (DOAR) for access to thesis other researchers have done . OpenDOAR is an authoritative Directory of Open Access (OA) Repositories. Theses and dissertations form a considerable percentage of these repositories. The OpenDoar is therefore a recommended site when working on your thesis. The site can help identify researchable areas and in building your literature review. To know what theses have been done in a given area, just key in your search terms and add the word thesis. You can refine your search further by… Continue reading →

CABI VISIT TO JKUAT LIBRARY

CABI VISIT TO JKUAT LIBRARY

Mr. David Onyango and Mr. Michael Chimalizeni, the new CABI Regional Sales Manager visited the JKUAT Library on 14th April 2016. The team was received by Dr. Roselyne Mangira, the JKUAT University Librarian and a team from the library. The purpose of the visit was: Introduction to the new CABI Regional Sales Manager Follow up/feedback on JKUAT’s access to CABI products Introduction to new CABI products CABI works with farmers by providing agricultural information and is also involved in publishing scientific publications. Over the last 2 years, CABI has partnered with JKUAT courtesy of the JKUAT/RUFORUM… Continue reading →