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Education Library

​​​​​​​​General Information ​The Education Library is conveniently located in the GG Cillié building where the classes of the undergraduate and diploma programmes in education are presented.  The location is wheel chair friendly. The main purpose of the Education Library is to support teaching, learning and researching by supplying the resources and media required for the programmes.  The staff members are responsible for professional assistance to all faculty undergraduate and diploma students. Postgraduate students can find assistance at the JS Gericke Library on campus. The Education Library is administered by the Department of Curriculum Studies. The library houses text books, journals, fiction and non-fiction books, media (e.g. posters), videos, CD's, transparencies, and audiovisual apparatus. The library also houses the ISKEMUS collection. ISKEMUS collection ​A collection of children's books (fiction and non-fiction) A collection of original illustrations for children's books, donated by the artists Research opportunities for all interseted parties ​Information dissemination Students will find a treasure of resources for projects and lessons: ​"Big books"
  • audio cassettes and DVD's with stories
  • picture books
  • illustrated books
  • story books
  • reading series
  • reference books
  • Physical facilities
    • ​chairs and tables to work at
    • a comfortable seating area for group discussion or reading
    • ​network computers for information retrieval
    • power outlets for laptop computers 
    • photocopier
    • soundproof room - to view suitability of videos and CDs for practice teaching

    Time of Service

    ​Monday - Friday:                  08:00 - 16:30

    Practice Teaching period:   08:00 - 17:00

    University holidays:              08:00 - 13:00; 14:00 - 16:00 or closed​​

    Library Staff
    Laurinda Kleinhans
    Tel: +27 21 808 2323
    E-mail: Send e-mail​


     Ground Floor, Room 1006, GG Cillié Building


    Librarian offers help with a book search in the Education Library
    Student finds information in the Education Library
    Students working in the reading corner in the Education Library 
    Group work at the tables in the work area: Room 1029

    Student working on an assignment