New Books by UCT Authors
Exhibition: World War I in Africa
Exhibition: World War I in Africa
Picture Yourself as a UCT Graduate!


Monday, 2 February 2015

The libraries will be opening at 10h00 on Monday 2 February to accommodate a staff meeting.

The Institute of Child Health will open at 10h30

Hiddingh Hall Library will open at 10h30.

The Health Sciences Library will open at 08h30.

We apologise for any inconvenience.


Publication Date:
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 09:45
Cameron Neylon

Dr Cameron Neylon, Advocacy Director of the Public Library of Science (PLoS), addressed a forum from UCT Libraries, Research Office, IT specialists and researchers on Friday, 23 January.   

He focused on having a new way of thinking about what can be achieved with scholarly communication. 

Publication Date:
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 14:00
BAASA visit to Special Collections

Recently a group from the Botanical Artists Association of South Africa (BAASA) enjoyed an opportunity to view the paintings of Arabella Elizabeth Roupell (1817-1914) in Special Collections and Archives, Jagger Library, UCT.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 10:45
Inside Fine Music Radio's broadcasting studio.

Most state-of-the-art lecture theatres at UCT ban food and drinks within their walls. Now, the interested public can kick back at their leisure with a sundae, cranberry juice (or something stronger) and a notepad, while absorbing the products of some of the top minds in the world.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - 12:00