Journal Publishing Workshop
Group Photograph taken during Journal Publishing Workshop held on 23rd June 2022 at Prof. George Magoha Library.
Visit by CS. Ministry of Education, Prof. George Magoha to the library, during the launch of the National Youth Week
Kenyoho Secondary School visited the University of Embu Library
Njuri High School Visited University of Embu Library
Laikipia County, Deputy Governor, H.E Hon. John Mwaniki addresses Library and Information Science Students during the workshop on Friday, 24th May 2019.
Official opening of Prof. George Magoha Library
His Excellency Hon. William Samoei Ruto, the Deputy President of the Republic of Kenya after Officially opening Prof. George Magoha Library.
Knowledge Ambassadors
Knowledge Ambassadors following presentations during the workshop
Knowledge Ambassadors Workshop
Knowledge Ambassador commenting on Strategies used by Knowledge Ambassadors to promote e-resources
Knowledge Ambassadors Workshop
Knowledge Ambassadors following presentations during the workshop
Knowledge Ambassadors workshop 2018
Knowledge Ambassadors from Kirinyaga University Presenting on Access to e-Journals, e-books & Repositories
Knowledge Ambassadors Workshop
Arrival and Registration of Knowledge Ambassadors from different institutions in Kenya
Post Graduate Training
Vice Chancellor, University of Embu giving his remarks during Open Access Week Postgraduate Training
Post Graduate Training
Prof. Budambula, Director BPS making her presentation during Open Access Week Postgraduate Training
Open Access Week 2017
Library staff demonstrating best ways to access e-resources online
Library Management System Hand-over
Vice Chancellor, University of Embu and Librarian presenting server to Principal, Muvandori Mixed Secondary School and students.
KASNEB Visit to the Library
KASNEB Officials assessing UoEm Library resources
Open Access Week Group Photo
A group photo with the winners of Open Access Competition. Iryna Kuchma, Open Access Coordinator, Electronic Information for Libraries (EIFL) awarded the winners.
Reading Section
University of Embu Library Reading section
Open Access Week 2017
Library staff demonstrating access to e-resources
Post Graduate Training
Deputy Librarian giving her remarks during Open Access Week Postgraduate Training

SAGE Research Methods

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Publishing Workshop Training.

University of Embu organised a Publishing Workshop Training  for postgraduate students on 21st November 2019, where they were highly mentored and enlightened on various tools that will enable them to write outstanding Thesis and how to keep away from predatory journals. for more information here. To get the workshops presentations here

Digital Newspaper.

University of Embu Library has launched a Digital Newspaper Section, which is equipped with six computers that has access to Daily Nation, Business Daily, The Standard, The Nairobian  Newspapers.

The Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Education, Prof. George Magoha, Library Visit.

Ministry of Education, Cabinet Secretary Prof. George Magoha visited University of Embu library on 6th August 2019. He was  taken for a tour on different sections and services offered in the library by the librarian.for more information here  

International Open Acess Week 2019

UoEm library held Open Access week on 21st -25th October 2019. This was an annual international event, aimed at promoting access to open-access electronic information resources. The event was conducted by Library staff and Knowledge Ambassadors. On the last day, Friday 25th, participants who won the Open Access week were given awards by Prof. Mugendi, VC University of Embu.



Enhancing human capacity through relevant, market-driven programs and youth development

Njuri High School and Kenyoho Secondary School visited the University of Embu Library where they were mentored, guided and enlightened on their personal, professional and academic decisions with an aim to prepare them for the University life.


Publishing a paper in a suitable Journal

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Library and Information Science Students Mentorship

The library hosted Information Studies students on 24th May 2019. The event aimed at mentoring the students pursuing library and information science. The topics covered were the role of information professionals on 21st Century and job opportunities in information sciences. There were also interactive sessions on library services where the students interacted with the library staff. 


Study Spaces and Discussion Room (INFORMATION COMMONS)

The Library provides a choice of study spaces to suit different work preferences including silent study areas with desks where you can plug in your laptop, individual study carrels, computer workstations, or discussion areas with tables for group work. Information Commons or the discussion rooms provide collaborative areas. This room is located on the Ground floor and open 24/7. 


Search all the Databases

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