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This is a guide to assist CPUT education students and staff to find and use information resources.


This guide is designed to assist education students, researchers and staff to find and use information resources. Please do not hesitate to consult your Librarians. 


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Virtual library reference service: Ask Us

Click on Ask Us to ask a question.  

Ask Us online live chat hours:

Monday -Thursday 08h00: -16h30

Friday 08h00-16h00

Education library news

Please take note. All CPUT libraries, including the Mowbray and Wellington Campus libraries are currently closed. Library staff continue to work remotely and provide online library information support services.

 Mowbray and Wellington Library hours when we re-open: 

  • Monday - Friday: 08:00 - 16:00
    Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and National Public Holidays.                                   

Visitors to the libraries are required to:

  • Wear a mask and sanitise hands.  
  • Keep a social distance of 1.5m.
  • Only use the marked or designated work/study/services areas.

Useful Links

Google Scholar

Google Scholar Search

Did you know?

Press Reader offers access to over 5500 newspapers and magazines, from over 100 countries including 200+ South African newspapers and magazines. Click on Open PressReader and type in your CPUT username and password. 

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Pippa Campbell
CPUT Libraries

Mowbray Campus

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Ph: +27 (0) 21 6801536

Fax: +27 (0) 21 6801583


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Christel Oosthuizen
Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Wellington campus
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