University Journals Ranking

This year's (2015) Ranking for African Universities and Higher Institutions has seen Kenyatta University in position  28 in Africa and 2nd in Kenya. You can click here for details.

Also click here for the Ranking Methodology.

(published on 29/04/2015)

Library Survey

Please take a minute to complete the User Service Satisfaction Questionaire. Click here to launch the questionnaire.  Thank you in advance.


(published on 23/04/2015)

Revised Overdue Fines

Users with long overdue books are requested to return them by 12th April 2015, as revised library fines will be effected as from 16th April 2015


(published on 08/04/2015)

Identification Cards

So as to improve on security while in the Library:

1. Notice is hereby given that students whose ID cards are lost will be given two weeks to replace them. The letters given by the Director of Security/Director of Student Affairs will become invalid after two weeks from the date of issue.

2. ID cards that have blurred photographs will not be acceptable to access entry to the library or be used to access library services until they are replaced.

(published on 19/03/2015)

Revision of Library Fines

The library wishes to announce the revision of fines for overdue books from Kshs 2/=  to 5/= with effect from Thursday 16th April 2015. Long-loan Kshs 5/= per day and Short-loan Kshs 5/= per hour.

(published on 18/03/2015)

Kenya Past and Present Publications

Kenya Past and Present (up to 2009) is now online on Open Access and is available at the following link Type Kenya Past and Present Under Keyword field.

(published on 16/03/2015)

Submission of Passport Sized Photograph

In order to improve on identification while borrowing Library materials,  all registered Library users are requested to submit to their Campus Library a soft copy of their current passport sized photograph.

You may also email it as a jpeg image to with details of official name and Registration number

Users at Main Campus can submit at the Library Information Desk.

(published on 16/03/2015)

Springerlink E-journals

Access to springer link e-journals and e-books is now available at this link

(published on 19/02/2015)

International Relations Knowledge and Brazilian Foreign Policy

Available publications of academic research and books about International Relations, Brazilian Foreign Policy and Diplomatic History on this link:

(published on 09/01/2015)


All Library users are requested to provide their corporate email address at the main campus Library Information desk/Circulation desk or email details of PF / Reg. No.  to for off-Campus E-resources access. The same corporate email address will be used for receiving automatic alerts on borrowing or returning of library items.

Send your request for corporate email to

(published on 19/01/2015)

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