Search SU libraries for Articles
Click on FIND on the top menu bar of the library homepage (http://library.sun.ac.za) and select Articles from the dropdown menu, or search the search box below. Library Search will tell you what articles we have that correspond with the search terms (keywords) you used.
Articles can be sourced from different types of publications:
Read more about types of periodicals.
Alphabetical list of all the electronic journals that the SU Library Service subscribes to.
Off-campus e-access to the article databases and to electronic journals is available to currently registered students and currently employed staff of the Stellenbosch University. Use your campus username and password when asked to log in.
If a journal is not available electronically, check Library Search to see if the Library subscribes to the print version.
Library Search will provide the shelf number where you can find the journal. Journals are kept on the upper or lower level (depending on the shelf number) on shelves with brown disks on the side.
A database is an electronic index to journal or magazine articles, containing citations, abstracts and often either the full text of the articles, or links to the full text.
Article databases provide you with 24/7 access to magazine, journal and newspaper articles via the Internet. To help you identify the most appropriate database for your topic/subject:
Use a database (see boxes below). To access the electronic databases that Stellenbosch University Library and Information Service has access to, click on FIND on the top menu bar of the library homepage (http://library.sun.ac.za) and select E-databases from the dropdown menu. See insert from website below.