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Oceanography Library Guide: Welcome

How to find information - a library guide for Oceanography students at UCT.

Essential Library Links

Some Databases for Oceanography

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The aim of this guide is to help Oceanography students find information in the library.  It is not intended to be comprehensive, but rather a starting point for your literature search.

How to navigate UCT Libraries' homepage

A good place to begin

To thoroughly understand your topic start with:

  • general science dictionaries
  • subject dictionaries
  • encyclopedias 

 Dictionaries provide definitions of unfamiliar terms

Encyclopedias give explanations and succinct overviews of topics

Subject Librarian

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