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Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 09:50

The Deputy Director, Administration on behalf of the Director, Library Services received new books donated by the Rattansi Educational Trust through the University of Nairobi Chancellor, Dr. Vijoo Rattansi.

The books were supplied by Educate Yourself Limited at a cost of

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Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 10:00

Elsevier coronavirus and Covid-19 related full-text articles and chapters will be provided for as long as needed while the public health emergency is ongoing. Research tools and selected Virology and Infectious Disease Journals are open to coronavirus researchers through the 28th of October 2020

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Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 16:12

The University of Nairobi Library Department will be holding a virtual Library Open Week event from 23th – 25th June 2020.

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Monday, June 8, 2020 - 19:09

On Monday 8th June 2020 11.20 am to 12.35 pm EAT. The Library Department held a historic online teambuilding event. The event is a 2019/2020 PC (Performance Contract) target, hence the necessity to hold it before the 30th of June

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Monday, June 8, 2020 - 18:39

Prof. Stephen Kiama has been officially installed as the eighth Vice-Chancellor of the University of Nairobi, taking over from Prof. Peter Mbithi. During his installation in Taifa Hall, Main Campus on June 5, 2020, Prof. Kiama promised to institute reforms and steer the ship in the

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Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 11:53

University of Nairobi Library subscribes to Lexis Library;

Lexis Library is a legal research platform which gives legal professionals up-to-date information, resources and expert opinion from established names such as Butterworths, Tolley and Halsbury’s.This database contains most

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