LISClogohighres[1]UCT’s Library and Information Studies Centre is opening two of its Master’s courses (
NQF level 9) to occasional students. The blended learning format (weekly online seminars complimented by limited contact time on campus) makes these courses ideal for students based outside Cape Town.

See the brochure for more infomration on the course and requirements.


The University of Cape Town Libraries will be hosting Elsevier, who will be facilitating an Author Workshop, titled: “Publishing Connect workshop”.

Workshop details:


Date: Tuesday, 23 June 2015

Time: 10:00 – 13:00

Venue: LISC Teaching Venue Hlanganani Level 6, Main library, UCT


The author workshop will include the following parts:

  1. The academic publishing industry
  2. How is UCT ranking?
  3. Publishing Ethics
  4. How to get published?
  5. Manuscript language
  6. The peer-review process
  7. Open Access Publishing
  8. Getting your paper noticed
  9. Using Scopus

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