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...


Wednesday, 20 March 2019
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:
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 - 16:00
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IFLA World Library and Information Congress: Call for Papers

The IFLA Rare Books and Special Collections Section invites proposals for papers for TWO sessions during the IFLA World Library and Information Congress in Cape Town, South Africa, 14-21 August 2015.

Publication Date:
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 - 12:15
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Prof. Crain Soudien.
Soudien on Libraries and Revolution

It's crucial for the South African university to bring itself to acknowledge that there is "outstanding business, business that is not even on the agenda" in terms of excluded knowledge systems, Deputy Vice-Chancellor Professor Crain Soudien argued in an address about how a university should position itself in the information age.

Publication Date:
Mon, 08 Dec 2014 - 09:45
Elizabeth Moll recieving her award for Best Academic Performance in the PGDipLIS 2014
Hard work pays off for top LIS students

Distinguished LISC students from the PGDip and Masters classes were recognised for their hard work and efforts this year at the annual LISC Prize Giving.

Publication Date:
Thu, 06 Nov 2014 - 14:15