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LIBRARY LOCKDOWN INFORMATION SERVICES

THE LIBRARY IS NOW OPEN TO STUDENTS TO ACCESS IT ON CAMPUS

In order to place a hold on a book, renew, return books and receive online assistance, students may email us at

 Cape Town Branch Library or Mobile Bus Service.   

  • Students with an active myLife email address will be able to book here (when available). 
  • Students who do not have active myLife email addresses will be able to book here (when available).
  • Before entering the campus on the day of their booking ALL students must click here to do a health check.
  • Students can only book for appointments on THE SAME DAY or the FOLLOWING DAY due to the health declaration they have to make when booking. 

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APRIL 2021 ONLINE LIBRARY TRAINING SCHEDULE

Students are invited to attend the online training opportunities to empower themselves to use the library and its range of resources independently. Click here to view and book your spot.

Library Hours & Contacts

Mondays - Fridays: 07h45 – 16h00
Saturdays:  Closed

Hours (December)
Mondays - Fridays: 07h45 – 16h00
Saturdays:  To be confirmed.

Contact details
021 936 4125/6

ctnlib@unisa.ac.za 

Physical address

Unisa Library

15 Jean Simonis Street

Parow

7500

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Welcome

 

The Cape Town Branch Library has about 22 462 books in its collection and thousands of electronic resources for your information needs.

In addition to this collection, there is a mobile library bus service for students residing in rural and remote towns across the Western Cape. 

We also provide training opportunities with the aim of exposing you to the wealth of information available.

You can visit this site often to see the latest resources and other exciting information and activities.

LEARN HOW TO EASILY REQUEST BOOKS HERE DURING THE COVID-19 LOCKDOWN PERIOD

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Library Manager

Geraldine Cele

celega@unisa.ac.za

021 936 4128

Senior Branch Librarian

Sophia August

auguss@unisa.ac.za

021 936 4179

Branch Librarians

Beatrice de la Porte

dlporb@unisa.ac.za

021 936 4186

Mdu Ncongwane

ncongmg@unisa.ac.za

021 936 4194

Junior Librarians

 

 

 

 

 

Michelle Biederman

​biedema1@unisa.ac.za

 021 936 4164

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wilhelmina Zaal

zaalwe@unisa.ac.za

021 936 4125

Mobile Library Staff

Mobile Bus Librarian -  Musa Mavundla

mavunmh@unisa.ac.za

ctnmob@unisa.ac.za

021 936 4196

Mobile Library Driver/Library Assistant - Jonathan West

westj@unisa.ac.za

021 936 4126