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    Kenyatta University Library E-Resources

  • Kenyatta University Post Mordern Library

    Accessing Library

    E-Resources

  • Mainly fulltext journal articlesInclude e-books and reports

    Kenyatta University subscribes E-journals through KLISC/PERI, a national consortium:Kenya Library and Information Services Consortium (KLISC)Programme for Enhancement of Research Information (PERI)

    The consortium negotiates for discounts in subscriptions

    ONLINE RESOURCES

  • ONLINE JOURNALS

    MODE OF ACCESSPassword and User namesIP Address range

    EXAMPLESJSTOREmeraldEBSCOHINARI, Wiley Interscience, Oxford Journals, etc

  • SPRINGERLINK:

    Books, journals, reference works

    URL: http://www.springerlink.com

    EBRARY

    Provides access to e-books only

    URL: http://site.ebrary.com/lib/kenyatta

  • Resources at a glance Library Website

    http://library.ku.ac.ke

    Library Cataloguehttp://maktaba.ku.ac.ke

    Institutional Repository http://ir-library.ku.ac.ke/ir

    Digitized Past Examination Papers

    http://digital-library.ku.ac.ke/h

    Kenyatta University Post Mordern Library

  • Kenyatta University Post Mordern Library

    Library Website

  • Library Management System

  • Kenyatta University Post Mordern Library

    Electronic Thesis & Dissertations

  • Kenyatta University Post Mordern Library

    Online Resources Available through the Internet

    Offline Resources

    Stored in Secondary Storage

    CDS / DVDS

    Hard Disk

    Institutional/Department Computer

    Servers

    Other Storage e.g. Flash Disk

    Require no internet connection but sometimes may

    require KU Wide Area Network

  • Kenyatta University Post Mordern Library

    ONLINE RESOURCES

    Mainly full text journal articles

    Include e-books and reports

    Kenyatta University subscribes through KLISC/PERI,

    a national consortium

    Kenya Library and Information Services Consortium Programme for

    Enhancement of Research Information

    The consortium negotiates for discounts in

    subscriptions

  • Kenyatta University Post Mordern Library

    ONLINE JOURNALS

    MODE OF ACCESS

    Password and User names

    IP Address range

    EXAMPLES

    JSTOR

    Emerald

    EBSCO

    Research4life.org(HINARI, Agora, OARE, ARDI), Wiley Interscience, Oxford Journals,

    etc

  • Kenyatta University Post Mordern Library

    SPRINGERLINK

    Books, journals, reference works

    URL: http://www.springerlink.com

    EBRARY

    Provides access to e-books only

    URL: http://site.ebrary.com/lib/kenyatta

  • Kenyatta University Post Mordern Library

    Index of Kenyan Theses and Dissertations (KIPS)Contains a listing of over 20,000 theses and

    dissertations from Kenyan Universities and Research InstitutionsManaged by KIPS (Kenya Information

    Preservation Society)Kenyatta University submits records with

    abstractsURL: http://www.researchkenya.org

    E-Resources Cont

  • Other E-Resources sites Includes

    AJOL http://www.ajol.info TEEAL (The Essential Electronic Agricultural

    Library, locally hosted)

    World Bank Collections http://www.worldbank.org

    Please consult our E-resources list for more

    details on our current E-Resources subscription

    list

    Kenyatta University Post Mordern Library

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    www.scienceresearch.com (The world's most comprehensive, public science and technology research portal,

    ScienceResearch.com uses federated search technology to

    retrieve results)

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  • Kenyatta University Post Mordern Library

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