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Mathematical Sciences: Subject Home


Welcome to the Mathematical Sciences subject guide. This guide will provide students, researchers and staff with access to Mathematics and Applied Mathematics , Statistics and Insurance and Actuarial Science information resources.                                            

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Get support on the following Services

Finding Literature-  UP Library Overview Training, Searching Tips, how to find Print & eBooks, how to find Journals & Articles, Subject Specific Databases, Google Scholar,  Setting up Search Alerts, Copyright Applications & Digitization and Interlibrary Loans

Assignment writing-  anti-Plagiarism,  How to Reference and How to Use Endnote Reference Manager

Publishing-  Identifying a Journal to Publish In, Finding Journal Impact Factor, Accredited Journal Lists, OPEN ACCESS without cost, and avoiding Predatory Journals

Research VisibilityResearcher Profiles and Identifiers, ORCID, Google Scholar Profiles, Scopus and Web of Sciences, Co-authorship

Bibliometrics- SciVal Reports, Citation Reports, H-Index

Letter of Introduction- for visiting other Institutions Libraries in the Country




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Tuesday - 09,30-15.00

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Katlego Aphane
Information Specialist
Merensky 2 Library
+27 (0)12 420 4791