Exhibition: World War I in Africa
Exhibition: World War I in Africa
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Sunday, 19 August 2018
Disruption of Services due to Network Renewal

Due to ongoing work in ICTS’s Network Renewal project, certain network services – such as wireless – will be unavailable over various weekends in July and August. View the project schedule for details of services that are affected. Dates: 7-8 July, 21-22 July, 29 July, 5 August and 12 August.

Publication Date:
Friday, June 29, 2018 - 15:30
Long Vacation Library Hours

From 18 June to 22 July 2018: Monday to Friday from 08h30 - 17h00 and Saturdays from 09h00 - 12h30. When the Main Library is closed, the Hlanganani 24/7 study area will be open.

Publication Date:
Friday, June 29, 2018 - 15:30
Primo takes off!

Primo and #PrimoOnTheGo was launched at the Main Library foyer on Wednesday as curious passers-by got to enter lucky draws, eat cupcakes and have their pressing Primo questions answered.

Publication Date:
Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 14:45
UPDATE: Problems with Google Scholar via EZProxy

Kindly note that a workaround to the Google Scholar issue has been implemented and off-campus users are encouraged to go to The Libraries websites and EZProxy has been updated.

Publication Date:
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 14:00