Library and Information Studies Centre 75 years Commemoration Conference.
LISC75 Conference
In 2014, UCT's own Library and Information Studies Centre (LISC) celebrates 75 years as an academic department. To mark the anniversary, LISC will be hosting a two-day conference that will feature some of the leading scholars from a range of...


Monday, 19 November 2018
Deon Kesting
In Memoriam: First Library School Chair Deon Kesting

LISC mourns the passing of Emeritus Professor Deon Kesting, who held the first Chair of Librarianship at the University of Cape Town,

Publication Date:
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 15:15
Dr Connie Bitso presenting at SCECSAL XXII
Dr Connie Bitso at SCECSAL XXII

Dr Connie Bitso presented a plenary paper – Using WhatsApp to sustain functional school libraries in Khayelitsha  at the 22nd Standing Conference of Eastern, Central and Southern African Library and Information Associations (SCECSAL XXII) at the Royal Swazi Sun, eZulwini, Swaziland, 25 -29 April 2016.

Publication Date:
Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 07:30
UCT Research Data Management short course thumbnail
UCT LISC offers short course in Research Data Management

Are you managing your research data effectively, or is it just lurking somewhere on your hard drive? From planning data collection, to storage, and backups, and post-publication, and domain repositories, we can help you to ensure that your research data are managed in line with the leading standards and funder requirements.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, January 19, 2016 - 15:45
Mary Nassimbeni
LISC stalwart joins NLSA Board

Associate Professor Mary Nassimbeni has been appointed to the board of the National Library of South Africa.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 14:00