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Gender Studies Library Guide

African Gender Institute

For information about undergraduate and graduate courses, please visit the African Gender Studies Institute website.


Also visit the:

School of African and Gender Studies, Anthropology and Linguistics





Welcome / Wamkelekile / Welkom

This Guide is aimed at providing resources and information to students, researchers and academics in the field of Gender Studies. 


It is not intended to be comprehensive, but rather a starting point for your research.


If you are having any problems finding suitable information or just need help getting started, please contact me via email or telephone.



Government Publications Library

The Government Publications Department houses a collection of documents (both current and historical) from local, provincial and national government bodies, for example, the Census, legislation, parliamentary proceedings, and documents  dealing with planning, policy, public finance and statistics.  South African government documents, and documents from regional bodies and governments across Africa are also collected, as are publications from the United Nations system and from former colonial powers.  The library is on Level 4 of the Chancellor Oppenheimer Library.