Temporary Art Exhibition: Ancient Persia UP
Posted on June 06, 2019
A temporary exhibition brought to you by the University of Pretoria Museums and the Department of Ancient and Modern Languages and Cultures in association with the Department of Library Services.
FEATURING - Studying While Black: Race, education, emancipation in South African universities by Sharlene Swartz, Alude Mahali, Relebohile Moletsane et al.
Posted on June 03, 2019
Library Special Collections Book of the Week (3 June 2019) Studying While Black: Race, education, emancipation in South African universities by Sharlene Swartz, Alude Mahali, Relebohile Moletsane et al.
Marketing students experience the value of access to information
Posted on April 15, 2019
A library training session was held for the BCom Honours in Marketing Management class of 2019 on 18 February, led by Mr Thulani Mahlangu, the Marketing Management Information Specialist in the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences Library, to assist students towards the completion of the...
Museums and Makerspace: 3-D scanning collaboration
Posted on April 12, 2019
In April, the team from the UP Museums and Library Makerspace scanned The Basotho Witness (1907), an original work by the South African sculptor Anton van Wouw (1862 - 1945).
FEATURING - A Guide to the African Human Rights System: celebrating 30 years since the entry into force of the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights, 1986-2016
Posted on March 25, 2019
Library Special Collections Book of the Week (25 March 2019) A Guide to the African Human Rights System: celebrating 30 years since the entry into force of the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights, 1986-2016.
The riveting relevance of libraries today
Posted on March 19, 2019
For South African Library Week (18 – 24 March), libraries nationwide aim to celebrate their advancements and highlight the important social, cultural and educational role they play in our broader community.
Library Lovers Month competition: Tell us about a time that our library had a positive impact on your academic work!
Posted on February 07, 2019
The Department of Library Services invites all University of Pretoria students to participate in our #LibraryLoversMonth competition!
Open Access: UP hosts panel discussion on making research available to all
Posted on December 19, 2018
A panel discussion held at the University of Pretoria earlier this year debated the $25 billion (R356 billion) turnover flowing into for-profit publishers of academic research.
After a very vibrant and interactive discussion, all participants and delegates agreed that the universal open...