ALEPH is the Libraries'online catalogue ... where you will find a list of all the books, journals, reports, theses, maps, videos, DVDs, CD-ROMs, and other items in UCT Libraries.
ALEPH is your key to finding books and other materials in the Libraries.
To help you decide which books are most suitable for your needs, ALEPH provides a detailed description of each book. It also tells you where to find the books in the Libraries.
ALEPH is on the web ... so you can access it from any computer connected to the Internet.
To access ALELPH, simply go to the UCT Libraries web site (http://www.lib.uct.ac.za) and in the Search & Find menu, click on Catalogue (ALEPH).
Browse or Search
ALEPH always opens at the basic search screen, which allows you to search for books on a particular topic, or by a specific author. ALEPH actually has two functions for finding books: Browseand Search.
By browsing or searching in ALEPH you can find information about all the books and other items in the Libraries.