Skip to Main Content

Materials Science & Metallurgical Engineering: Subject Home

This guide provides students, researchers and staff with access to subject and information resources.


SANS & ASTM Standards

For off-campus access email Lathola




SABS is committed to providing standardization services that improve the competitiveness of South Africa through the understanding and development of standardization products and services within South Africa and internationally.


ASTM International, formerly known as the American Society for Testing and Materials, is an international standards organization that develops and publishes voluntary consensus technical standards for a wide range of materials, products, systems, and services.

My library Record

Department of Material Science & Metallurgical Engineering contact details

Consultation hours 2023

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

07:30 a.m - 16:00 p.m


08:30 a.m - 16:00 p.m

Search UP Resources


(search via course code e.g. INL 113)


Lookup a journal article by DOI or PMID

Shelve numbers for Metallurgy books

Metallurgical engineering books can be found at the following shelve numbers: 

Open collection: 669

In the reference section the books with start with the letter N, e.g N669

Information Specialist

Profile Photo
Lathola Mchunu
Information Specialist
Merensky 2 Library
+27 (0)12 420 4713