The Chancellor Oppenheimer Library (COL) will close at 17:00 on Friday 22 May 2015 due to a need for urgent electrical maintenance. Coupled with this is a strong likelihood of load-shedding from 18:00 – 22:30.
The hours of some of the Libraries will be extended during the consolidation and exam period from 21 May–12 June.
Following his recent retirement, Professor Tim Noakes, UCT Emeritus Professor of Exercise and Sports Science, donated his personal archives to Special Collections in UCT Libraries as a research resource. The formal signing of the Deed of Gift for the Tim Noakes Papers took place as part of UCT Libraries’ inaugural Research Engagement Evening on 17 April 2015 at which Professor Noakes was the guest speaker.
The Other Camera is an exhibition of 67 photographs curated over six years by veteran photographer Paul Weinberg in his current manifestation as archivist for the University of Cape Town libraries.