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Wednesday, 15 August 2018
Health Sciences Library renovations receive rave reviews

The renovation included the creation of an all-important 24/7 study venue within the library. The resultant space, named the Impilo Junction, seats 60 students.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 00:00
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
Library Basics skills training session

UCT Libraries is currently running a 20 minute basic library skills session. All UCT Students are strongly encouraged to attend and learn how to effectively search the Library's collection using the new library catalogue.

Publication Date:
Monday, March 26, 2018 - 14:15