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Savvy Researcher
Savvy Researcher Series 2018
UCT's new information-finding solution
The University of Cape Town Libraries has gone live with a world-class information-finding solution, Primo.


Thursday, 20 September 2018
Digital Scholarship workshop at UCT Libraries

UCT Libraries invites you to attend a discussion on Digital Humanities - Pedagogy and Practices in the Library Environment led by Dr Miriam Peña Pimentel from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) on Monday 10 September 2018.

Publication Date:
Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 14:15
#WaterWiseWednesdays Dams at 62%

Good News! Cape Town dams are at 62% capacity thanks to the much needed rainfall across the City of Cape Town. This is according to the official statement by Minister of Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 08:00
Library Learning Lounge reopens: 23 August 2018

The Library Learning Lounge (LLL) reopens on Thursday 23 August 2018 from 08:00 to 17:00.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 09:30
The 1968 "Mafeje Affair" sit-in, 50 years on

Archie Mafeje was offered a post as anthropology lecturer at UCT. The offer was then rescinded as a result of government pressure. 1968 was a year marked by student protests across the globe. The "Mafeje Affair" was the spark that ignited student anger at UCT, resulting in South Africa's own "1968 moment".

Publication Date:
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 14:30