Exhibition: World War I in Africa
Exhibition: World War I in Africa
Nelson Mandela revisits his prison cell on Robben Island in 1994, four years after his release from prison.
Celebrating the life of Nelson Mandela
UCT Libraries celebrate the extraordinary life of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, affectionately known as 'Madiba'. The Libraries hold many unique photographs, films, and documents relating to the life and struggles of Nelson Mandela. As a tribute to...
The Other Camera image
Exhibition: The Other Camera


Tuesday, 23 December 2014

The Libraries will close at 12h30 on Wed 24 Dec and re-open at 08h30 on Fri 02 Jan 2015.

Please remember to return or renew any outstanding library materials.

Hlanganani 24/7 will also close on Wednesday 24 December 2014 and re-open at 17h00 pm on Friday 2 January.

Publication Date:
Friday, December 19, 2014 - 11:30
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Prof. Crain Soudien.

It's crucial for the South African university to bring itself to acknowledge that there is "outstanding business, business that is not even on the agenda" in terms of excluded knowledge systems, Deputy Vice-Chancellor Professor Crain Soudien argued in an address about how a university should position itself in the information age.

Publication Date:
Monday, December 8, 2014 - 09:45
UCT GeoPortal

In January 2013, Linda Kelly (subject librarian: Archaeology, EGS, Oceanography) visited Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and learned that Tufts University along with Harvard and MIT had developed an open source geoportal platform for the managing and sharing of geospatial data.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 13:00
Early editions of Nature.

Publisher permits subscribers and media to share read-only versions of its papers.

All research papers from Nature will be made free to read in a proprietary screen-view format that can be annotated but not copied, printed or downloaded, the journal’s publisher Macmillan announced on 2 December.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 09:15