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Personal Librarian - Guide to undergraduate Support: About the Personal Librarian Programme

The purpose of this guide is to help the undergraduate especially the 1st year students to navigate Rhodes University academic environment.

About Us

Your Personal Librarian is here to help you get the most out of your experience with the Library during your time at Rhodes University.

Each incoming 1st year student is assigned a personal librarian who will:

  • Be your study partner
  • Keep you informed
  • Assist you with finding information for research assignments
  • Help you when you are not sure where to start with your research
  • Answer your questions about Library policies, procedures and services, such as RefWorks workshops etc.
  • Direct you to relevant IT Support

If you are an RU 1st year student and you have not been assigned a personal librarian, please contact Sindi Gule - s.gule@ru.ac.za