North-West University Libraries

Libraries and spaces

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Mafikeng Campus Library

Mafikeng Campus Library Renovations: 25 Aug 2016 - Apr 2017.  The Mafikeng Campus Library consists of three floors.

 

 Ground floor

Mafikeng Campus Library ground floor

On this floor:

 

 First floor

Mafikeng Campus First floor

On this floor:

  • Information librarians
  • Information literacy skills training centre
  • Loan collection
  • Study carrels
  • Shelvers' office
 

Potchefstroom Campus Library

The Ferdinand Postma Library is located in the heart of the Potchefstroom Campus. There are five floors in the Library on which a variety of services are available. Have a look at our YouTube video about the services available in the Library.

 

 Basement [map]

Ferdinand Postma Library basement

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 First floor [map]

Ferdinand Postma Library first floor

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 Second floor [map]

Ferdinand Postma Library second floor

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 Third floor [map]

Ferdinand Postma Library third floor

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 Branch libraries:

The Ferdinand Postma Library has four branch libraries, namely:

 

Vaal Triangle Campus Library

The Vaal Triangle Campus Library consists of four floors and two split levels. Have a look at our YouTube video on how to navigate the library.

 

 Lower ground floor

Vaal Triangle lower ground floor

On this floor:

  • 24 Hour computer centre
  • 24 Hour study room
  • IT support
  • SI room

 

 Split level 1

Vaal Triangle Library split level 1

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 First floor

Vaal Triangle Library first floor

On this floor:

  • Honours room
  • Library administration
  • Training room

 

 Split level 2

Vaal Triangle Library split level 2

On this floor:

  • Group study units
  • Individual study cubicles
  • Information librarians
  • Reference works
  • Research wing
  • Seminar room
  • Study space

 

 Second floor

Vaal Triangle Library second floor

On this floor:

  • Water archive