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Science - Bioscience 1 - Lab Reports Library Support: Welcome

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This introductory LibGuide provides information on key resources for Biology 1 course including:

  • where to locate books and articles
  • key databases to search for articles and other materials 
  • avoiding plagiarism and citing properly

Library Services

The following Services & Facilities are available in the Library to help your studies:

Lending Desk service  - Doornfontein Campus Library

Borrowing & Returning books; Problems with Login to Databases; Fines; Contact number: 011 559 6752 / 6769

Inter Campus Loan Services

You can borrow books from another Campus Library



Renew books online; place books on hold; save searches


Biology Course Reserve Collection     

Prescribed and recommended books are available at Lending Desk in the Library Foyer

You can use them for 2 hours in the Library only

You need to write down the shelf number/call number


Information Desk 

@ the Library Foyer

If you have a query about a book location or any other general question


Faculty Librarian Science: Pavlinka Kovatcheva

Kingsway Campus Library, Contact number: 011 559 2621; E-mail:;


Science Librarian: Mlungisi Thusi

Doornfontein Campus Library, Contact number: 011 559 1397; E-mail:

Photocopiers & Printers

Available on Level 1


UJ Library: Introduction to the Library

Faculty Librarian: Science

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Pavlinka Kovatcheva
University of Johannesburg Library
Auckland Park Campus
+27 11 5592621