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New book by UCT author
Co-authored by Prof Alison Lewis, dean of the Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, with academic peers from Brazil and the Netherlands, this volume bridges the gap between theory and practice , providing the reader with a comprehensive...
Early Cape Town street plan.
Early Cape Town Street Plans
Forming part of the William and Yvonne Jacobson Digital Africana Programme at UCT, a large number of scanned images of early Cape Town Street plans have been added to the UCT Scholar Digital Repository


Tuesday, 20 August 2019
Important update for EndNote users with MacOS systems

Apple has made the decision to drop all 32-bit application support with the upcoming release of macOS 10.15 Catalina. This will impact EndNote. EndNote X9 for macOS will be extensively updated for compatibility prior to the launch of Catalina. If you already have EndNote X9, please install all updates as they become available to avoid interruption in your workflow.

Publication Date:
Fri, 02 Aug 2019 - 12:30
Student designs reimagine District Six

This year, students participated in the Cape Town Spatial Justice Laboratory: Writing/Righting the City Otherwise, a multidisciplinary partnership between the School of Architecture, Planning and Geomatics, the District Six Museum, and the Spatial Justice in the Postcolony: Legacies of the Nomos of Apartheid Research Project.

Publication Date:
Tue, 30 Jul 2019 - 09:30
Global architecture honour for UCT professor

A prestigious global architecture honour in the urban planning and landscape architecture arena has been conferred on University of Cape Town (UCT) Emeritus Professor Dave Dewar’s company for their work on the primary gateway into the Agulhas National Park.

Publication Date:
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 - 09:15
Celebrating Mandela in the Archives

UCT Libraries has an incredibly diverse and multi-lingual collection on Nelson Mandela in its holdings. This includes a range of both South African and international publications, films and manuscripts. This year, Mandela Day falls on the same week as National Archives Awareness Week, so we have used the opportunity to highlight some of these papers.

Publication Date:
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 - 08:15