UCT's new information-finding solution
The University of Cape Town Libraries has gone live with a world-class information-finding solution, Primo.
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Thursday, 24 May 2018
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Can't access LexisNexis?

We are experiencing some technical issues with LexisNexis (South Africa) logons. If you can't access LexisNexis (South Africa) - please log into the off-campus login first, and then access LexisNexis (South Africa). You will need to fill in the registration page to gain access.

Any queries, please contact the Law Library.

Publication Date:
Monday, March 14, 2016 - 14:00
UCT Library Access

We would like to remind our users to carry your UCT ID card with you at all times. All library patrons are required to carry their UCT ID cards as the Libraries' regulations might require you to present it. Please help us to ensure our Libraries are used in a responsible manner. 

Publication Date:
Monday, February 15, 2016 - 13:00
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Westlaw International has changed to Westlaw Next

Westlaw International has moved platforms and changed to 'International Materials' on Westlaw Next. To access this, go through Westlaw UK, click on 'Services' and select 'International Materials'.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 08:00
Law alumnus Mda Mda, this year’s recipient of the President of Convocation Medal, photographed at his home near Mthatha. Past medal recipients include Dr Kate Philip, Dr Richard (Dick) van der Ross, Anne Templeton, Professor Wiseman Nkuhlu, Justice MM Corbett, and Sir Aaron Klug.
Convocation medal to Mthatha law doyen

Retired Mthatha attorney Mda Mda, who enrolled for a law degree at UCT in 1944, is this year’s recipient of the President of Convocation Medal, awarded annually to an alumnus who has contributed to the common good.

Publication Date:
Monday, December 21, 2015 - 10:45