JKUAT SCOOPS TROPHY FOR BEST INSTITUTION USER OF EMERALD E-RESOURCES

JKUAT once more scooped the trophy for best institution user of Emerald e-resources. JKUAT took position one out of more than 80 subscribing universities and research organizations.The JKUAT library has been partnering with students in marketing and promoting library resources in different ways. Our focus has been the marketing of our e-resources. The students we partner with are our library ambassadors. The rational is that the students who have benefitted from the e-resources are better suited to marketing the resources to their peers. The ultimate goal of this partnership is to fast track the uptake… Continue reading →

JKUAT WINS EMERALD BEST USER INSTITUTION AWARD

JKUAT WINS EMERALD BEST USER INSTITUTION AWARD

JKUAT has won the 2015 Emerald Group Publishing’s Inter University Best e-Resource s Usage Statistics Competition. The contest held at the Strathmore University on Thursday, July 9, brought together all the Emerald Ambassadors in all the universities in Kenya. Students showcased their innovation and creativity in promoting Emerald e-learning resources. The JKUAT students outshone their competitors to emerge the best, bagging:“The Emerald Knowledge Ambassadors Best User Institution Award.” This year, JKUAT Library partnered with five members of the JKUAT IGIZA Art Group led by Ochieng Otieno, who, together with other students –Irene Kirunge, Brenda Wanjiku… Continue reading →

JKUAT LIBRARY AND THEIR STUDENT AMBASSADORS PRESENT THE TROPHY FOR EMERALD STUDENT AMBASSADORS COMPETITION TO THE DVC AA

JKUAT LIBRARY AND THEIR STUDENT AMBASSADORS PRESENT THE TROPHY FOR EMERALD STUDENT AMBASSADORS COMPETITION TO THE DVC AA

The JKUAT Library led by Dr. R. Mangira, the University Librarian, hosted Professor Romanus Odhiambo, the Deputy Vice Chancellor in charge of Academic Affairs to a ceremony organized to present to him the trophy brought home by the library’s student ambassadors. The event took place on 16th July 2015 in the library boardroom. The student ambassadors who were adorned in Emerald branded Tshirts made the ceremony colorful. The students comprising of the JKUAT Igiza Arts Group participated in an inter university competition on 9th July 2015 at the Strathmore University. The occasion was also graced… Continue reading →