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The Visual Art support guide provides information for undergraduates, graduates and researchers in general in the field of Visual Art. This guide introduces you to the different information resources and associated activities in the academic environment.

The Cecil Renaud (Main Library - Pietermaritzburg) houses our visual art collection.The llibrary houses relevant books, journals, theses and other resources. Online access is available on and off campus to a wide range of resources.

For Off Campus Access you will need to click on Off Campus Access. Not all databases provide off campus access.

Google scholar

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.

Google Scholar Search

Subject Librarian

Jabulile Sibisi - Mshengu's picture
Jabulile Sibisi - Mshengu
Cecil Renaud Library, Pietermaritzburg

Off campus access

From the 'Resources' option on the toolbar of the Library's website, choose 'off campus access' from the drop down menu. You will be taken to a list of databases. Click on the one that you want. You will be asked to enter your university login and password. You can now access the database.


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