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UCT Libraries

University of Cape Town

Address: Private Bag
South Africa

Phone: +2721650-3134

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Library details: UCT Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Cape Town (view map) .

Other Info: The University of Cape Town is South Africa's oldest university and is one of Africa's leading teaching and research institutions. The university has six faculties, which address students' teaching and learning needs. More than 60 specialist research units provide supervision for postgraduate work and are home to more than a quarter of South Africa's A-rated researchers—academics who are considered world leaders in their fields. UCT Libraries came into being in 1905, and today its collection consists of more than 1.2 million volumes, over 72,000 e-journal titles, more than 28,500 print journal titles, 190 high-quality electronic databases, and over 38,000 audiovisual resources.

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Administration: The director of the library is Joan Rapp .

Academic Level: The library Serves an educational institution at the University level.

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2016
Previous Automation SystemALEPH 5001999
Previous Automation SystemBOOK Plus1990
Discovery Service (w/index)Primo Central
Discovery InterfacePrimo
The library participates in the shared automation system provided by the CALICO (Cape Library Co-operative) (view map)
Identifiers ID11009

Record History: This listing was created on Mar 18, 2004 and was last modified on Aug 5, 2018.

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