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CLINICALKEY (Clinical Search Engine)

Kenyatta University Library has negotiated for a 30 days trial period for ClinicalKey which is a scholarly search engine designed to provide clinical scholarly information. The database is a rich information resource on Healthcare with a breadth of  multimedia content that includes books, journals, videos, clinics and much more.

During the trial period all our Library patrons can Register for a free account with their assigned Corporate email while on campus only. However, one can thereafter login at any remote location and access the contents. Report any access issues to maktaba@ku.ac.ke through using your Kenyatta University Corporate email. Training on the use of the database can also be done on request through the email above.

MSD MANUALS for Health Information

Explore MSD MANUALS which are one of the world’s most widely used medical information resources. The Manuals contain one of the best current medical information accessible to health care professionals and patients.

The MSD Manuals are available in 2 versions:
1. MSD Manual Professional Version for medical practitioners or students with more advanced content.
2. MSD Manual Consumer Version for patients, parents or caregivers with content that is easy to understand.

BAIFA E-Learning Service

Bibliotheca Alexandrina Information for Africa (BAIFA) is providing free online Information Literacy (IL) and library professional development training courses for researchers, librarians and information professionals, in addition to other tutorials on research, publishing, and other areas provided by Elsevier. The Library also hosts a link to Free Open Access Resources. According to BAIFA, all training courses do not need any specific requirements except familiarity with using computer and internet. Enroll to the E-Learning Service for free on any or all of the training Courses and submissions as listed below:

  • BA Electronic Catalog (OPAC)
  • BA Orientation
  • E-resources Course (Advanced)
  • Internet Course (Advanced)
  • References (Advanced)
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