Load shedding on Campus: UCT campuses will be affected this week, including Hiddingh campus and the Faculty of Health Sciences. Please check the City of Cape Town’s load shedding schedules. The Chancellor Oppenheimer Library, Brand Van Zyl Library and Hiddingh Hall Library are covered by generator backup.
Access from University Avenue Enter Otto Beit, take the lift up one level, cross floor to small lift, and go up another level to Cissie Gool Plaza level.
Access from Cissie Gool Plaza Turn right up the ramp and into the Chancellor Oppenheimer Building. Pass the ATM and UCT Document Centre and take the lift to Level 1 to access the main library.
Access from Steve Biko Students Union, North Lane Take lift down to Level 4. Go through access-controlled door immediately outside lift. Exit through access control door at reception area and enter Hlanganani through glass door directly opposite, turn left and take the lift down to Level 2. Turn right, pass the ATM and UCT Document Centre and take the lift to Level 1 to access the main library.
Toilet Enter Level 1 of the main library, pass through security access. Take the lift to Level 2, toilet is situated on the left next to lift.
Directions for all UCT Upper Campus Wheelchair Access and Amenities