Library News Updates

PU Celebrates Open Access Week

OA workshopPwani University Library in collaboration with the International Network for the Availability of Scientific Publications (INASP) organized a three day informative celebrations to raise awareness on Open Access Publishing. Open Access is defined as the practice of providing un-restricted access via the Internet to peer reviewed scholarly journal articles. Read More →

Open Access Week 2013 Celebration

open_accessPwani University in collaboration with the International Network for the Availability of Scientific Publications (INASP), have organized a three day informative celebrations to raise awareness on Open Access Publishing. Open access week is a global event, now in its 7th year and its main object is to promote open access as a new norm in scholarship and research.

You are therefore kindly invited to be part of this celebration that will take place from 22nd -  24th October 2013 through the following activities. Read More →

Pwani University Don Wins Burt Award

burt awardsDr. Argwings Otieno, a Lecturer of English Language Education at Pwani University is overall winner of the 2013 Burt Award for African Literature for his book “A Taste of Fame” published by Kenya Literature Bureau. The annual award is administered by the National Book Development Council of Kenya in partnership with the Canadian Organization for Development. The award recognizes excellence in young adult fiction and addresses an ongoing shortage of relevant, quality books for young people in Africa, while at the same time promoting a love of reading and learning. Read More →