|IOP Publishing Offering 5 Free E-books|
Discover the new Free Collection of E-Books from the Institute of Physics (IOP) Publishing. IOP has launched a pilot project of free collection of E-Books called Physics World Discovery. According to the publisher, the first five publications from the collection are available now to read for free, and will remain free forever, as will all those produced within the 2017 pilot period. Kenyatta University has an active subscription to The Institute of Physics (IOP) Journals.
Access Dr. Abdelrahman Mohammed Yeddi's free E-Books on various topics on Education, History, English and Religion. Dr Yeddi is a renown scholar on the above subjects centred on the people of Sudan.
|Ranking Web of Universities|
The revised Webometrics ranking has seen Kenyatta University rise to the 3rd position in Kenya, after University of Nairobi and Egerton University.
In Africa, Kenyatta University secured position 22 up from 29 in the previous ranking and 2020 in the world.
|Open Access eBooks on JSTOR|
JSTOR is offering more than 100 titles of full text Open Access ebooks from respected presses, such as University of California Press and University of Michigan Press, at no cost to libraries or users. The titles are also cross-searchable with other content on JSTOR database.
|Liverpool University Press|
Liverpool University Press publications are now available.
The award winning publisher produces approximately 100 books and 28 journals annually. The publisher specializes in literature, modern languages, history and visual culture.
|Edinburgh University Press|
You can now access Edinburg University Press; a range of journals that cut across various disciplines in humanities and social sciences.
The main subjects covered include: Literary Studies, Philosophy, Historical Studies, Linguistics, Film & Media Studies, Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies, Politics, Law and Scottish Studies.
|Open Access Informercial|
In the spirit of celebrating and supporting open access,Kenyatta University Library in collaboration with KU TV and INASP produced a Video/Infomercial.
This was in line with the “Open in Action” theme, where the various steps taken by the library to make the resources accessible are highlighted. Open Access and self-archiving concepts are highly elaborated. Advantages of open access, the various policies that support and promote the same; as well as the challenges facing open access are well explained.