To obtain an item not available at UKZN use the Interlibrary Loan facility - there is an office at each campus library. Fill in a form (or send an email with all the details) and the ILL staff will attempt to obtain it for you.
Inter-library loans, Pietermaritzburg
Inter-library loans, Howard College
UKZN keeps a copy of every completed UKZN thesis.
To find find a copy make use of the iLink catalogue. You can also use Research Space to access electronic copies of some of the theses.
You can find theses at other institutions. Click on the databases for theses link below. You can also view electronic theses from other tertiary institutions by going to that institutions homepage and checking to see if they have these. List of Higher Education Institutions.
Open Access (OA) is the practice of providing unrestricted access via the internet to peer reviewed scholarly journal articles.
Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. However, not all the resorces available are free. Google Scholar helps you find relevant work across the world of scholarly research.