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...
Exploring the horrors of Nazi science in Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race
Posted on September 18, 2018
Members of the public, UP students and UP staff are invited to view an international exhibition titled Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race currently on display in the Merensky Library on the University of Pretoria’s Hatfield Campus.
UP mentors help ‘Springbot’ team of SA learners score 6th place in Global Robotics Olympics
Posted on September 17, 2018
A team of learners from Tshwane, mentored by the University of Pretoria’s (UP) MakerSpace centre and a group of UP engineering students, was placed sixth out of 180 teams from around the world participating in the annual FIRST Global Challenge Robotics Olympics in Mexico City.
FEATURING - Soweto – A History by Philip Bonner and Lauren Segal.
Posted on June 18, 2018
Library Special Collections Book of the Week (18-06-2018) Soweto – A History by P. Bonner & L. Segal
FEATURING - SA April 1994: an Author’s Diary, compiled by Andre Brink.
Posted on April 23, 2018
Library Special Collections Book of the Week (23 April, 2018) SA April 1994: an Author’s Diary.
Merensky 2 Library: Power supply interruptions and early closure
Posted on April 09, 2018
Please note that the Merensky 2 Library will experience power interruptions on Monday, 09 April 2018 from 20:00 until 21:00.