Yearly Archives: 2018

Optimising the impact of your research

Visibility and impact of research as a tool for evaluating researchers and awarding research funds is becoming increasingly important. Having accomplished the often daunting task of publishing your work in the right journal, you need to actively embark on optimizing the impact of your work. Here are a few basic tips on improving your citation count.

  1. Create a Google scholar profile.
  2. Submit your research to the library (library@ku.ac.ke

Access to Kenyatta University’s theses, dissertations and other research materials

For access to theses and dissertations done at Kenyatta University please click here This takes you to the Kenyatta University Institutional Repository. The repository collects preserves and disseminates Kenyatta University’s intellectual output in digital form. The output is in form of Books, Book Reviews and Book Chapters, Conference /Workshop / Seminar Papers, Theses and Dissertations and Research Papers.

Theses from other repositories are accessible on the Directory of

EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS)

EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS) is an online research tool that “pulls together” almost all of our Library resources so that they can be explored using a single search box. One can search a number of multi-disciplinary e-resources databases that are already subscribed by Kenyatta University through EDS Federated search bar.

Kenyatta University Library is using EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS) on trial basis as subscription modalities are being negotiated.…

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