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Ask a Librarian

Ask a Librarian is an online reference service primarily for University of Cape Town students, staff, and other affiliates. We aim to respond to questions within 24-hours. (Weekends and holidays may cause delays.)
Frequently Asked Questions Basic information about library services and procedures.
Subject Guides These guides have been created by your Subject Librarians to introduce you to the resources in your subject area.
Contact your Subject Librarian Find your subject-specialist librarian and send an e-mail, or arrange a consultation.
Contact us by phone (For immediate assistance, please go to, or telephone the library's information desk 021 650 3703/4.)