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Music Library Guide: Home

a library guide for Music & Dance students

Useful links

Many of our newest books are available only in electronic rather than print versions. Therefore it is essential to use Primo,  which has hotlinks to the electronic books

 

 Locating library material:

 

-Writing Centre

 

Connect with the UCT Libraries

    

Find streaming and audio music online

  

     Music & Dance Online

               LibGuide

WH Bell Music Library

Welcome to the WH Bell Music Library at the University of Cape Town.

This guide is designed to assist Music and Performing Arts students find useful information to make the most of the resources the library has to offer. Our users have access to an excellent collection of books about music and musicians, periodicals, reference sources, collected works of major composers, study and performance scores of music, sound and video recordings and electronic information resources that support the curriculum.

The library staff are always available for help and training.

We hope to see you soon!

Facilities

Printing, Photocopying and Scanning

UCT Managed Print Services (Xerox) is the copy and print vendor for UCT. The photocopy room is on the lower level.

Where can I get help?

Listening rooms:

Listening rooms (on the lower level) are equipped with CD players, LP turntables, cassette players, TV sets, DVD and/or VHS machines. Exchange your student card for a key at the music library circulation desk. 

Getting books from other South African libraries

If the item you are looking for is not listed in the UCT Libraries catalogue, you can submit an interlibrary loan request. Complete a request form (pink form) at the Circulation Desk. If you need assistance contact Shaheema Luckan (shaheema.luckan@uct.ac.za).

The database,
SACat, lists material in all major South African Libraries.

Contact

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Shaheema Luckan
Contact:
+27 21 650 4451
Subjects:Dance, Music

Contact

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Jaimee Cloete
Contact:
+27 21 650 4051
Subjects:Music