STAFF OF THE SCIENCE AND AGRICULTURE DIVISION (located on the second floor of the ALMA JORDAN LIBRARY, formerly known as the MAIN LIBRARY.

 Staff are available 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m (weekdays)  for walk-in visits. For consultations with the Librarian, please call or e-mail to make an appointment.

JOY SMITH (Ms.)  Faculty Liaison Librarian for Food and Agriculture  &   Science and Technology


 Tel:+1-868-662-2002 ext. 83596





Library Assistant


Tel: +1-868-662-2002 ext. 83359


Library Attendant


Tel: +1-868-662-2002 ext. 83359




Engineering Division: Resources and Services

These guides introduce the services and resources of the Engineering Division of the Alma Jordan Library. Please feel free to contact the staff of Division directly for guidance.


Frequently Asked Questions

How can I get material

that is not in the Library?

If the Library does not hold a book or journal article you need, we can get these for you from another library or through commercial vendors at no cost to you.

 To use this ‘Interlibrary Loans/Document Delivery service, please complete the Interlibrary Loans/Document Delivery Request Form for every item requested.  Each form should be signed by you and the Head of your Department or Supervisor.

After completing your form, please give it to the staff of the Science and Agriculture Division of the Library on Floor 2.  Items requested may some time to arrive depending on the vendor/library and the item’s availability.

How do I see a list of electronic journals in my area? For pdf file, click here.
How do I access Turnitin?  For pdf file, click here.
How do I configure my computer to connect to the Internet in the Library?

Visit the website of Campus I.T. Services to download your Student Wireless Network Configuration Guide for Windows XP or Windows VISTA.






Circulation and Access Services

This guide relates to the borrowing polices and library services offered by the Alma Jordan Library at the St. Augustine Campus of the University of the West Indies.

Humanities and Education

Humanities Division

This guide is directed at students and staff in the various Humanities departments in the Faculty of Humanities & Education. Citing, MLA, Plagiarism, Evaluating sources


Research Guides



·         Legal Information Resources (STA):

·         International & Regional Environmental Law (STA):

·         International & Regional Human Rights Law (STA):



Contact Us




Jolie Rajah (Ms.)

Librarian II (Law Librarian)

The Alma Jordan Library (AJL), Campus Libraries

The University of the West Indies (UWI), St. Augustine Campus (STA)

Trinidad and Tobago




Law Librarian: Rm. 227, 2nd Floor, AJL | Social Sciences Division (Law): 4th Floor, AJL 

Note: The Law Collection (General) is located in the K section on the 4th Floor, Social Sciences Division, AJL.




Law (Law Librarian) | Social Sciences Division (Law):




Law Librarian: (868) 662-2002, Ext. 82276 | Social Sciences Division (Law): (868) 662-2002, Ext. 83360 



Chat (Audio/Text): 

Chat: Google (Hangouts), Skype: jrajahlawlib (Add:

Science and Technology



The history of mathematics: a very short introduction
Calculus: early transcendentals
College physics: putting it all together
Seven brief lessons on physics
The character of physical law
The order of time
Reality is not what it seems: the journey to quantum gravity
Foundations of inorganic chemistry
Lab girl
Packing for Mars : the curious science of life in the void
The tangled tree : a radical new history of life
Plants of the world : an illustrated encyclopedia of vascular plants
A botanist's vocabulary : 1300 terms explained and illustrated
Data analysis in vegetation ecology
Plant evolutionary developmental biology : the evolvability of the phenotype
The annotated Old fourlegs : the updated story of the coelacanth
Biochemical, physiological, and molecular aspects of human nutrition


Referencing with Chicago 16th ed. (Author-Date format) Style  [revised handout posted]

Referencing with Chicago 17th ed. (Author-Date format) Style

Referencing with ACS (American Chemical Society) Style [for Department of Chemistry Students only]

Managing Information for Research 

EndNote X6

EndNote X7

Library Services for all library users

Frequently Asked Questions 

Publications from the FIBR research project, which was a 5-year project conducted by US researchers on streams in and around the Arima Valley

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News:. This page will be updated periodically, so please keep checking for new material or edited guides


If you want to request an article or have a library related query, please use : Ask-a-Librarian                  

To recommend a resource send an email to:

STAFF CONTACT DETAILS : Contact Library Staff (Science and Agriculture Division)

Last updated 19 October 2016.

Social Sciences

Research Guides



Social Sciences Resources (STA):



Contact Us



Location: Social Sciences Division, 4th Floor,

The Alma Jordan Library, Campus Libraries,

The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago


Telephone: 868-662-2002, Ext. 83360