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Research & Reference Support Librarian
SCOPUS is a multidisciplinary navigational database that contains records going back to the mid 1960s, offering newly-linked citations across the widest body of scientific literature available in one place.
Web of Science is a platform consisting of several literature search databases designed to support scientific and scholarly research.
Web of Science Core Collection is a rich collection of citation indexes representing the citation connections between scholarly research articles found in the most globally significant journals, books, and proceedings in the sciences, social sciences and art & humanities.
EndNote enables researcher to:
More information and tips on using EndNote and links to resources can be found here: https://clarivate.libguides.com/endnote_training/home
Mendeley is a free software that enables researchers to:
The Research Commons on level 13 of the Main Library, is a research environment intended for use by postgraduate students at masters and doctoral level, as well as academic staff and researchers of the University of the Western Cape by means of controlled access to our facility.
It is equipped with computers, workstations, printers and photocopiers and three bookable seminar rooms, as well as areas for discussion and relaxation.
The main aim of the Research Commons is to enhance the Library’s contribution to postgraduate throughput and research output by providing an environment conducive to research, and offering services which directly support research aspirations of postgraduate students and researchers.
This cutting-edge and stimulating environment is supported by a core group of information technology-skilled student assistants and a research Librarian.
The Division for Postgraduate Studies (DPGS) offers virtual mentoring to registered UWC postgraduate (PG) students.
DUTIES OF WRITING COACHES
DUTIES OF STATISTICAL COACHES
COACHES DO NOT WRITE FOR STUDENTS AND ARE NOT SUPERVISORS
To request and be assigned a writing or statistical coach, please complete the JOTFORM via the link below: