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, 16 July 2018
A first PhD for LISC at June graduation

LISC student Thomas Matingwina was awarded his Doctor of Philosophy degree at the UCT graduation ceremony in June. This is a first for the LISC department in its current form. We congratulate Thomas on his achievement, and we hope that this is the first of many PhDs to emerge from our growing and dynamic department.

Publication Date:
Monday, July 6, 2015 - 12:30
LISC Bursars 2015
LISC bursaries awarded

The Spilhaus and Buyskes bursaries for LISC PGDip students have been awarded to Zera Day and Bonga Siyothula, respectively.

Publication Date:
Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 15:00
LISC Posters Research Week
LISC PhD students' posters take honours at Research Week

Two of our PhD students were acknowledged for research excellence at the UCT Research Week Postgraduate Research Expo.

Publication Date:
Monday, April 20, 2015 - 10:45
Savvy Researcher Series

Hosted annually by UCT libraries, the Savvy Researcher is a collective series of seminars and workshops aimed at postgraduate students. The series targets all aspects of the postgraduate experience, covering numerous topics that feed into the research cycle.
The Savvy Researcher Series will make its 2015 debut on Thursday 5 March 2015 and run for the rest of the semester every Thursday from 15h00 – 16h30 in the Ulwazi training room in the Chancellor Oppenheimer Library.​​

Publication Date:
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 16:00