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This guide provides information for Psychology students


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Physical closure of UKZN libraries

The physical library was closed to users from 16th March 2020 as a health precaution. The closure will remain in place until further notice. Click here to contact us. 

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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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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.

Finding Books and other Library Resources

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