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Geology is the study of the Earth, the materials of which it is made, the structure of those materials, and the processes acting upon them.

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Library Operating Hours

UKZN Libraries Opening Hours 14 April 2022

UKZN Library hours: Easter weekend

Please note that all UKZN Libraries will be closed from 11 p.m. on 14th April 2022 and reopen on Tuesday 19th April at 08:00.

 Issued by: LIbrary Management

Libraries on all campuses will open 24 hours as of 22 March 2022. We will continue to work on campus as well as remotely and business communication will continue as per lockdown regulations. Librarians remain available during office hours to provide on campus and virtual support for teaching, learning & research. Online Support

Install Global Protect to enjoy UKZN zero rated URL's with instructions in the document below.

Useful links @ UKZN

UKZN website

UKZN staff portal

UKZN student portal

UKZN Library website







UKZN Library Services

Google Scholar

Google Web Search


What is a Chatbot? defines a Chatbot as a “… computer programme that is designed to simulate human conversation. User communicates with these tools using a chat interface …, just like they would converse with another person. Chatbots interpret the words given to them by a person and provide pre-set answers”

 Where can I access the UKZN Chatbot?

The UKZN Chatbot has already been deployed on most UKZN sites including student central (

 What must I look for? (Bottom right-hand corner of your screen)



Subject Librarian

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Ashika Pramlal
University of KwaZulu-Natal
Westville Campus Main Library
B 318
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