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The history, deployment, and future of institutional repositories in public universities in South Africa
This paper investigates the history, deployment, and content of institutional repositories (IRs) in public universities in South Africa. Some of the local, national and international drivers and enablers that ensure the ...
A university library’s use of social media during a time of crisis
(Emerald Insight, 2017)
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to highlight how North Western University (NWU) Library used Facebook and Twitter to inform, educate and communicate with library users during the students’ protests #FeesMustFall ...
Open for 24 hours”: lessons learnt from the North-West University library services
(Unisa Press, 2017)
This article reports on the lessons learnt by the Library Services of the North-West University (NWU), Mafikeng Campus in North-west province, South Africa, with regard to extending library opening hours for 24 hours ...
Interlending Services : trends, languages, and use for collection development at North-West University
(Routledge (Taylor & Francis group), 2017)
This paper uses the bibliometrics methods to analyse the interlending service trends, language and collection development at the North-West University. The results show that despite some challenges, ILS services at the NWU ...