Monday, March 17, 2008

Stellenbosch Library Week Programme

We at Stellenbosch University Library and Information Service have pleasure in inviting you to attend any of our Library Week events as listed below.
More information as well as maps & directions are available on our website at
We look forward to welcoming you and wish all other libraries a successful Library Week.


Publishers exhibition
The academic publishers/book distributors: AFRICAN SUN MeDIA, Blue Weaver, Combined Academic Publishers, Wits University Press, UKZN Press en HSRC Press as well as Knowledge Resources present an exhibition of their latest publications.
JS Gericke Library, Lower level, 17-20 Mar, 09:00 - 15:30

Discover e-books
Discover the Library's comprehensive collection of e-books and learn to use it effectively. The training session is presented by Joanne Arendse.
JS Gericke Library, Auditorium, Mon 17 Mar, 13:00 - 13:30

Book launch
The launch of the book Christian in Public: Aims, Methodologies and Issues in Public Theology from the Beyers Naudé Centre Series on Public Theology by SUN MeDIA. The book contains essays by some of the most important figures in public theology, including Dirkie Smit, Ernst Conradie, Nico Koopman and Len Hansen. All are welcome to attend the launch.
JS Gericke Library, Africana room, Mon 17 Mar, 16:00

Book discussion (Ontsnap van depressie)
Prof Piet Oosthuizen, Psychiatry Department, talks about his book "Ontsnap van depressie" which was published last year and provoked substantial interest.
Health Sciences Library, Tu 18 Mar, Lecture hall 3, 12:45 - 13:45

>From Proposal To Publication: Getting your manuscript published with local academic publishers
An interactive presentation by Karen Bruns of the HSRC Press.
JS Gericke Library, Auditorium, Tu 18 Mar, 13:00 - 14:00

Die verrassende Etienne Leroux (Prof John Kannemeyer)
Prof John Kannemeyer, well-known South African literary historian and biographer, delivers a talk on Etienne Leroux.
JS Gericke Library, Africana room, Wed 19 Mar, 13:00

Individual training sessions are presented to teach you how to help yourself in the Library - renew and reserve books and request interlibrary loans by means of the Library's website.
JS Gericke Library, Upper level, 17-20 Mar, 09:00 - 16:00

A multimedia exhibition on the role of Libraries in South Africa, including a video presentation of Albie Sachs keynote address at the 2007 IFLA conference.
(JS Gericke Library)

A fines remission for books that are returned late.
(JS Gericke Library and branch libraries).

Contact persons: Lucia Schoombee, tel.: (021) 808-2125 or Naomi Visser, tel.: (021) 808-4425

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