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A guide to combine all the processes involved in doing your master's and doctoral degree at the Faculty of Education

General Information

Information Specialists and Hours

Weekdays: 7:30- 16:00   

Friday 22 December not open for students

Rebecca Bapela

Information Specialist for Science Mathematics & Technology Education and Humanities Education

Tel+27 12 420 5565


Groenkloof Campus, Media building office 3-7

Research Commons: Weekdays 7:30-16:00, 

Friday 22 December not open for students

Sonja Delport

Information Specialist for Early Childhood Education and Education Management and Policy Studies

Tel: +27 12 420 5545


Groenkloof Campus, Media building office 3-

For general inquiries phone 012 420 5536

Research Commons 012 420 5259

Liesl Stieger

Information Specialist for Educational Psychology and the Coordinator of the Research Commons

Tel: +27 12 420 5559/5259


Groenkloof Campus, Media building office 2-34






Printing costs

Databases Important for Education

GoogleScholar & Google Scholar library settings

Tips for Searching Google Scholar

  • Ensure that your Google Scholar library settings is correct this will enable you to get access to our paid content (fulltext)
  • Place one concept consisting of two words in “” e.g. “research methodology”
  • Use the advanced search option to limit your search

- dated between

- where words should occur

- authored by

- published in



Sources of Information

Step by Step Guides for using the Library Webpage and Resources

Research Commons at the Education Library

DLS Staff

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Liesl Stieger
Information Specialist
Education Library
+27 (0)12 420 5559

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