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Read the Newspaper Online
Read the Newspaper Online
BioOne e-journal package
BioOne - on trial until 31 Oct.
BioOne is an online collection of scientific research journals in the biological, ecological, and environmental sciences. The journals emanate from 128 nonprofit societies, associations, museums, research institutions, and university presses. Go...
Navigating Research Writing
Navigating Research Writing ... a short course for postgrads
a short course for postgrads


Tuesday, 21 October 2014
More time to study!

More time to study!   The Chancellor Oppenheimer Library will have extended opening hours over the consolidation and exam periods, from 19 October to 11 November, including Sunday opening on 19 and 26 October, and 02 and 09 November.

Publication Date:
Friday, October 17, 2014 - 09:00
Part-time jobs for students

Looking for a part-time job in 2015?  Applications are now open for Student Assistant jobs in the following libraries and sections: Knowledge Commons, Bolus Herbarium Library, Built Environment Library, Hiddingh Hall Library, Law Library, and Special Collections.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 11:15
Lionel Hector.

In September 1969, Lionel's brother, who was working in the Libraries' Bindery, brought his 19-year-old sibling in for an interview. Lionel landed a position as a cleaner, but he was an ambitious young man and after only a few years was promoted to the Printing Department, where he collated papers and deliveries.

Publication Date:
Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 09:30
eResearch Centre logo

"The University of Cape Town established an eResearch Centre in response to the needs of our researchers. It is a facility comprised of people and equipment aimed at working side-by-side with researchers to help them store and manage research data, to apply high-performance computing to the data, to analyse the data using visualisation and other analytical tools, and to collaborate with research partners across the world."

Publication Date:
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 15:30