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Library Online Orientation for Library Users

Download Library Online Orientation for Library Users october 2020.


Venue:              Post Modern Library, Executive Wing, Ground Floor Kenyatta University.

Date & Time:    Thursday 12th March 2020, 9.00 am to 1.00pm.

Seminar Objective

Familiarize faculty and post graduate students with emerging library tools and resources for research licensing and management.

Master of Ceremony

Catherine Mukoma, Head Librarian (Education & Circulation Services)


Time Activity Facilitator
9.00 – 9.15 am Registration Mercy W. & Jacqueline M.

Head Librarians

9.15 – 9.30 am Welcome remarks Dr G. G. Njoroge

(Chief University Librarian)

9.30 – 9.45 am Official Opening Prof M. Andanje

Registrar Academic

9.45 – 10.00 am Library E-journals and E-books for Research Mr. S. Muthami

Head Librarian (Research & Special Collection)

10.00 – 10.15 am Integration of Institutional Repository (IR) with ORCID and Google Scholar John K. Thuku

Deputy University Librarian

10.15 – 10.20 Break
10.20- 10.50 am NACOSTI and its Role in Research Mr. Cyrus Kamau


10.50 – 11.20 am Research Licensing at NACOSTI and ORCID requirements in Research Information Management System (RIMS) Portal
11.20 – 11.40 am Overview in Library & Research Information Management Tools:

–Citation & Referencing (Mendeley), Turnitin, ORCID, OJS, Nacosti’s RIMS

Ms Miriam Ndungu

Head Librarian ICT

11.40 – 12.00pm Question & Answer session Mr Muthami & Mr Thuku
Vote of Thanks /Closing Ms Monicah Mugo

Head Librarian (Science & Technology)