Library and Information Service


Mafikeng Campus Library

Mahikeng Library

The Library provides training to assist students and staff in the use of the Library and its databases. 

Please follow us on our Facebook account for more information on our training activities or contact your Faculty Librarian for training.

Library orientation

It is compulsory for students to attend the library orientation session on the day set aside by the University Orientation Committee.  An on-going Orientation for new academics is arranged during the course of the year.  General library orientation takes place at the beginning of the year and is targeted at first year students.

Training is offered throughout the year.  Training sessions can be arranged for individuals and groups. Acacemics are encouraged to arrange training sessions for their students.


Potchefstroom Campus Library

Potchefstroom Library

Training Calendars

About our training

Training sessions can be arranged for individuals or groups.  Training takes place in Tarentaal and Besembos, the Library's electronic class rooms.  Group training is scheduled in correlation with the respective Faculty Librarian and the lecturer.



Vaal Triangle Campus Library

Vanderbijlpark Library

Training Calendars

Training takes place in the library on the second floor in the training room.  Contact Martie Esterhuizen at +27(0)16 910 3174 for more information.