Welcome! This guide will introduce you to the available library services, resources, training opportunities and facilities available specifically for researchers and postgraduate students.
Advanced study and research can be challenging, arduous and require various forms of assistance as a result we have grouped together resources and services which you might find useful.
If you do not find what you’re looking for, please contact us. We will be happy to provide further assistance.
Research Methods - Library of Alexandria
The Library of Alexandria is pleased to offer the Research Methods Library of Alexandria. This is one of the largest and comprehensive collections of research methods information which includes courses and lecture notes.You are welcome to use it to answer your research methods questions.
Blog about your research experiences
Research Expressions is a blog that is all about you, as a researcher - talking about your research journey, asking questions, sharing tips and solutions to problems, blowing off steam and inspiring fellow researchers in the “same boat”. To contribute, just register and post!
Jobs at the Library
Previously known as WebCT, Webstudies, Blackboard, Moodle, eMaties… the University's learning platform is now known as SUNLearn. Find your cousework and communication with your lecturers here.
- For access use http://learn.sun.ac.za.
- For support use email@example.com or numbers 021 808 2443 / 9194 / 2993.
Faculty & branch librarians are information professionals who specialise in a specific academic discpline e.g. History. They assist with literature searches, provide research support, library and information literacy training and develop the collection.
Research Impact and Research Commons Librarians provide researcher orientated services in conjunction with other support services in the Research Commons.
Ask a Librarian is the online enquiry service of the Library. Jot down your problem and a faculty librarian will respond to your enquiry promptly.