Welcome to UCT Libraries

15 Feb 2019 - 11:15

Comfy chair in The Hub space in Chancellor Oppenheimer Library

You've begun your journey at UCT, but navigating the academic landscape can seem daunting. UCT Libraries is here to guide you each step of the way - from your first-year experience to postgraduate and beyond. Explore our library spaces, take a quick tour of the library and discover Primo a one-stop search engine for library resources to complete your assignments or manage your research.

Need Help? Ask a Library Buddy

Need help? Ask a Library Buddy
Need help? Ask a Library Buddy



Explore our Library Spaces

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The Hub Undergraduate Space, Chancellor Oppenheimer Library
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The Hub Mixed Study Zone, Chancellor Oppenheimer Library
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Immelman, Chancellor Oppenheimer Library
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The Terrace, Chancellor Oppenheimer Library
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Hlanganani 24/7, Chancellor Oppenheimer Library
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Library Learning Lounge, Snape Building
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Hiddingh Hall Library, Hiddingh Campus
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Impilo Junction 24/7 Space, Health Sciences Library



Take a Quick Tour

Inside Chancellor Oppenheimer Library

Library Tour



Download our Fact Sheet

Find Books and More

Find and request books, search articles, journals and more via Primo.
Renew Books online via MyLibraryCard. Check your Loans History and pay fines.


Library 101

Remember your student card

No eating - drink out of a spill-proof bottle

Mobile phones on silent

No noise - speak softly

Library in your Pocket

Primo discovery on-the-go from any deviceRiding the Jammie? Experience Discovery on-the-go from any device with Primo.
The Libraries discovery tool for simple one-stop searching for books, articles, DVDs and more.




We are Open!

Find out when the Library is open during term or vacation.

Need Help?

Ask a Librarian online, visit us at the information desk or call 021 650 3703/4


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