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This guide provides information for Psychology students



For help accessing your online library account email:


You may also contact your Circulation Desk or send an email query to:

Edgewood Library  +27 31 2603467

Howard College Library  +27 31 2602323

Medical Library  +27 31 2604261

Pietermaritzburg Library  +27 33 2605258

Westville Library  +27 31 2607390


For further assistance and training, please contact your relevant Subject Librarian

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

 Where are we?

Psychology is taught on the Pietermaritzburg and Howard College. Each campus has a physical library where relevant books, journals, theses and other resources can be located. Online access is available on and off campus to a wide range of resources.

For off campus access you will need to authenticate yourself first with your university lan login and password. Not all databases provide off campus access. It is best to access the University site via Firefox.

Library Hours - UKZN Library - University of KwaZulu-Natal

Libraries are open daily. For further information please contact the relevant library or read the opening hours on the library webpage.

Contact the library on:

PMB 0332605258; HC 0312602323; West 0312607390; Med 0312604261; Edge 0312603467


If you are using our library resources from outside the university please click on Off Campus Access to be able to access those resources that are available beyond campus. Go to Resources, then Off Campus Access. You will then need to login with your UKZN login and password.

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Faith Magwaza
EG Malherbe Library
Howard College Campus
University of KwaZulu-Natal
office G.20
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Subjects: Psychology

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Renee Damonse
Office 5
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Main Library
033 260 5056

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