To access past papers, E-resources and E-library while on or off campus kindly visit

On the left-hand side click on the E-resources tab. This will take you to the MyLOFT login page where you will log in with your username and password. 

If you have not registered on MyLOFT, click on the Signup link below on the login page and a registration form will appear. Use your K.U corporate email during registration. Make sure you type your correct corporate email.

After successful registration, a link will be sent to your corporate email with a link to confirm your email account. Click on the link and finish registration by selecting the appropriate user category i.e staff, undergraduate or postgraduate then wait for your account to be approved by library staff.

If you have forgotten your password click on the Forgot Password and a link with instructions on resetting your password will be sent to your corporate email.

EIFL has negotiated waived or discounted Article Processing Charges (APCs)

In partnership with Kenya’s library consortium, EIFL has negotiated a number of agreements with publishers that secure waived or discounted Article Processing Charges (APCs) for corresponding authors to publish their articles in open access. If you click on the Download button, you will be able to get a full list of eligible journals for corresponding authors from your country to publish in open access under these agreements. You can find details of negotiated agreements, including how to claim the waivers or discounts with each publisher on this page:

We have updated title lists with journals eligible for APC waivers or discounts for corresponding authors in kenya.