Important notice to Interlibrary Loans patrons
Posted on March 30, 2022
Important changes to the Interlibrary Loans process.
Revolutionising library spaces at the University of Pretoria’s Faculty of Health Sciences
Posted on March 09, 2022
Exciting refurbishments at UP Faculty of Health Sciences Medical Library
The DLS celebrates World Read Aloud Day (WRAD)
Posted on February 24, 2022
The DLS team celebrated World Read Aloud Day (WRAD) by visiting a pre-school
The Department of Higher Education and Training 2022 Accredited Journals
Posted on February 17, 2022
The list of DHET accredited journals for 2022
Donate a book and let's get South Africa reading!
Posted on November 30, 2021
The Library Technical Services (LTS) unit, along with the Community Outreach focus area, took hands with the National Reading Coalition (NRC) to run a campaign to collect books for needy communities.
Save the date: 10–11 November 2021, International Symposium on Robotics and AI in Libraries and the Education Sector
Posted on November 10, 2021
We are pleased to announce a new International Symposium on Robotics and AI in Libraries in the Education Sector!
UP to host second International Symposium on Robotics and AI in Libraries and the Education Sector
Posted on November 05, 2021
The first symposium on Robotics in Libraries: Challenge and Opportunity, was held at the Technical University of Applied Sciences Wildau, Berlin in August 2019.
Library resources and services from the 20th of September 2021
Posted on September 15, 2021
The COVID19 pandemic is still ongoing, and the Library will continue to align its operations to safeguard the health of all staff and students. It is our main priority to ensure that sufficient support and resources are available to enable the seamless continuality of research, teaching and...
Posted on August 02, 2021
Welcome to the following staff members:-
How to Publish Scholarly Books and Open Access Webinar
Posted on August 01, 2021
Is research content published only in journals? Can the content of research be published in any other form?
Posted on July 21, 2021
The following staff members have retired. We wish each and everyone of them the very best in all their future endeavors.
Call for Papers/Presentations: International Symposium on Robotics and AI in Libraries and the Education Sector
Posted on June 19, 2021
The rapid development in robotics and artificial intelligence (AI) technologies, as well as the commercial availability of these products, is making inroads into the education sector, specifically in libraries.
Webinar on How to Improve Research Visibility and Impact
Posted on June 17, 2021
Most researchers are evaluated based on their publications, as well as the number of citations their publications receive.
High Commission of India donates books to the Department of Library Services
Posted on June 11, 2021
The deputy High Commissioner of India in South Africa, Mr. Abhijit Chakraborty, virtually presented the University of Pretoria’s Department of Library Services with a substantial book donation yesterday.
You can still get access to the library books that you need!
Posted on June 11, 2021
Even though we do not allow browsing of our shelves, we can still assist you to get access to the books you need. Learn how.
Enter our ClinicalKey for Physicians competition!
Posted on June 03, 2021
You are invited to join our ClinicalKey for Physicians competition for a chance to win a Takealot voucher worth R1,000 and an Elsevier book of your choice*.
LexisNexis Database Access and Self-registration
Posted on May 14, 2021
Good news for IP Fixed subscribers who access Lexis Library, Lexis Practical Guidance and Lexis Assure. You can now access these platforms from the comfort of your home.
FEATURING - England and South Africa by Edward J. Gibbs.
Posted on April 26, 2021
Library Special Collections Book of the Week (26 April 2021) England and South Africa by Edward J. Gibbs.
Academic staff members: please submit your examination paper(s) to the Library
Posted on April 16, 2021
The Department of Library Services (DLS) kindly reminds each lecturer to submit a legal deposit copy of their latest examination paper(s) to the DLS.
UP Journals (Open Journal Systems) Virtual Launch
Posted on March 31, 2021
The Department of Library Services together with the Faculty of Humanities has developed a journal publishing and hosting service using the Open Journal Systems (OJS) platform.