General

By law, the Library may only accept materials that comply with the copyright regulations for the Short loans section. Photocopies of published materials should be cleared through the CHEC Publishing Liaison Office.  Application for clearing copyright may be made online at http://plo.uct.ac.za/user.phpHelpful instructions are available here.  

 

See also the Guidelines: Providing Cost Effective and Legal Copyright Protected Teaching Materials to Students at UWC.


Alternatively,  please consult: The CHEC Publishing Liaison Office, Janetta van der Merwe.  Tel: 021-763-7100/7112, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The following books are key resources that researchers can use to enhance their research output. Alternatively, researchers can view the following lists to see which Research Support publications are available within the library:

    • Level 5 - For Short Loan materials click here
    • Level 13 - For Postgraduate Centre materials click here

 

Scientific Freedom Giordano, Simona, Coggon, John & Cappato, Marco. 2012. Scientific Freedom
 Issues-in-Open-Research-Data  Moore, Samuel, Ed. 2014. Issues in Open Research Data
 What-are-Qualitative-Research-Ethics  Wiles, Rose. 2012. What are Qualitative Research Ethics?
What is online research Hooley, Tristram, Wellens, Jane & Marriott, John. 2012. What is Online Research?
 Evidence Ethos Experiment Geissler, Wenzel & Molyneux, Catherine. 2011. Evidence, ethos, and experiment: the anthropology and history of medical research in Africa
 social-science-research Bhattacherjee, A. 2012. Social Science Research: Principles, Methods and Practices
D_books Finish Your Dissertation once and for all!- Alison B Miller
   
Q_Books Doing qualitative research : designs, methods, and techniques / Greg Scott and Roberta Garner.
   
S_books The practice of social research
   
W_books Writing up your research for a dissertation or thesis
 Advances in Nature of Science Research  Advances in Nature of Science Research: Concepts and Methodologies
 T_books  The good supervisor : supervising postgraduate and undergraduate research for doctoral theses and dissertations.

 

 

 

 

Level 13 for a quiet and convenient place to study and provides the following facilities and services:
Information desk
Research commons      
Writing and Statistics Coaches     
Librarians   
Theses and Reference collections         
Seminar rooms    
Printing / Photocopier.  
Booking of  Seminar rooms  (Email of Adrian: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

The Postgraduate Resource Centre (PRC)- Level 13, Main Library. The PRC provides support through consultation with writing and statistics coaches on duty. Operating times: Mon - Thu, 08h30 - 24h00; Fri, 08h30 - 20h00 and certain Saturdays until 5pm. 

 

  • Common Rooms: 4 common rooms, each accommodating between 12 and 30 students provide reading space and computer access. Time tables are available on the web portal.

 

  • Contacts: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 021 959 3920

 

Great care has been taken to ensure that every possible resource that can add value to the UWC Research Community has been placed within this portal. We value constructive input and request that you submit your feedback to us.

 

The Library offers free training for all registered University of the Western Cape (UWC) staff and students. Please view the training schedule under Training Sessions for modules offered by the Library and the Division for Postgraduate Studies.

 

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The Library will be hosting workshops, seminars and other training events for 2017 at the Main Library.

 

Prior to attending any of these clinics you will be required to complete a Registration form. The Library will offer the following sessions:

 

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