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English: Articles

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

Library pin

The Library PIN for access to e-resources is the same as your portal user name and password.


To access UP student/Tuks Gmail

 On the portal login page, click on the Student Gmail.

 The address is “u” followed by your eight digit student number, e.g.

The password is the same as your portal/Novell/ClickUP and Wi-Fi password.

 If you do not receive your email via the Tuks/UP student Gmail, please check your private email address or contact us on 012 420 5375/6.

What is an academic/peer-reviewed article?

Peer-reviewed or academic articles are articles written by academics/experts/researchers on a specific field of study. These articles usually contain a bibliography at the end of the article and information on the author’s academic qualifications and university at the beginning of the article. A peer-reviewed journal article was reviewed by people with credentials in the article's field of study before being accepted for publication