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Veterinary Science: South African National Veterinary Repository: Home

Repository Information

About the Collections

​​The collections contain digitised historical and other material of interest to the veterinary science community. The Repository is a gateway to valuable research and educational material within and beyond South Africa. The collections include digital resources such as photos and slides, postcards, books, journal articles, etc

Technical Information

The SANVR is committed to implementing the most current international standards and technologies for the presentation of Internet resources. All of the resources contain Dublin Core metadata. The metadata creators of the SANVR adheres to  relevant standards and encoding schemes in populating the metadata fields and digitising the materials. To aid in the discovery of resources SANVR uses the DSpace software for uploading the digital material.

News & Links

Visit the University of Pretoria, Faculty of Veterinary Science

About the South African Veterinary Association (SAVA)

Search the African Veterinary Information Portal (AfriVIP)

Take a virtual tour of the South African National Veterinary Museum (Requires Macromedia Flash Player)


Search the SANVR Repository


All information contained within the South African National Veterinary Repository belongs to the contributing institutions and persons unless otherwise noted. Duplication of any information contained within the SANVR requires the expressed written permission of the copyright holder indicated on the description of the resource. For copyright clearance contact the relevant institution, collection administrator or person.

Contact Information

E-mail: Ask the Collection Administrator

University of Pretoria,
Faculty of Veterinary Science 
Jotello F. Soga Library,
Private Bag X04
0110 Onderstepoort,
South Africa.
Telephone: +27 12 5298391