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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 Open Access Repositories (DOAR). Content from DOAR has been migrated to CORE (Connecting Repositories)

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.

Ranking Web of Universities

The January 2018 Webometrics ranking has seen Kenyatta University maintain 3rd position in Kenya, after University of Nairobi and Egerton University. In Africa, Kenyatta University secured position 24 up from 51 and worldwide position 1707  from 2541 in the ranking of July 2017.

The ranking is based on web presence, impact, scholarly openness and excellence. This is a dramatic improvement for the University in all the parameters.

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