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Thursday, 18 July 2019
Government Publications Reading Room: Closed from 18 June

In preparation for refurbishment,  the Government Publications Reading Room will be closed from Tuesday 18 June until further notice. Government Publications services will be available in the Special Collections Reading Room in the J. W. Jagger Library, entrance on University Avenue. Access for disabled persons will be through the libraries’ staff entrance in Library Road.

Publication Date:
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 - 09:30
Celebrating Mandela in the Archives

UCT Libraries has an incredibly diverse and multi-lingual collection on Nelson Mandela in its holdings. This includes a range of both South African and international publications, films and manuscripts. This year, Mandela Day falls on the same week as National Archives Awareness Week, so we have used the opportunity to highlight some of these papers.

Publication Date:
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 - 08:15
2020/21 Submission cover
2020/21 Submission for the Division of Revenue

"The theme of the Financial and Fiscal Commission’s (FFC) 2020/21 annual submission is: Repositioning Local Government Public Finances. The Commission argues that the Local Government Fiscal Framework is not in synchronisation with the constitutional mandate of the sphere and requires renewal and rebuilding."

Publication Date:
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 - 14:45
Global AIDS Update, 2019 cover
Global AIDS Update, 2019: Communities at the Centre

UNAIDS has released Global AIDS Update, 2019: Communities at the Centre. This report shows that "community leadership in the AIDS response helps to ensure that HIV services are relevant to, and reach, the people who need them the most. When communities organize and people empower each other, oppression can be replaced by rights and access to HIV services can be accelerated."

Publication Date:
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 - 14:15