UNIVERSITY OF THE WITWATERSRAND, JOHANNESBURG

Wits Library of Management


(Location code: MGMT)

The Wits Library of Management, WLM, is situated in the Donald Gordon Building on the Management campus of the Faculty of Commerce, Law and Management, 2, St David?s Place, Parktown, Johannesburg. It serves primarily the needs of the Wits Business School and the School of Public and Development Management but, together with the Commerce Library, WLM supports teaching, learning and research in management, administration and related studies throughout the University.

: : CONTACT

Renewals & Enquiries:
Tel: 27 (0)11 717- 3633
Fax: 27 (0)11 717- 3669
Postal address: P O Box 98, WITS, 2050

WLM Librarian
Xoliswa Xanko Xoliswa.Xanko (at)wits.ac.za
Tel: 27 011 717 3633

Librarian Corporate Users
Jennifer Croll, jennifer.croll(at)wits.ac.za
Tel: 27 (0)11 717-3639

To reset your PIN please email Maila.Kalushi (at)wits.ac.za


: : HOURS

 

Teaching blocks

 
 

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday

08h00 - 23h00



Wednesday

09h00 - 23h00

On the first Wednesday of the month excluding June & November

10h30-23h00

Friday

08h00-17h00



Saturday

09h30 - 16h30

     
 

December break

 
 

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

08h00 - 17h00

Wednesday

09h00-17h00

On the first Wednesday of the month

10h30-17h00



Saturday

Closed

: : COLLECTIONS

The WLM collection includes books and journals covering business, management, marketing, and public and development administration. Past exam papers are also available

: : SPECIAL CONDITIONS

The library has a large selection of South African company reports and South African statistics published by Statistics SA.
All students in WBS and P&DM are required to submit bound copies of their research reports for storage in the WLM.

: : MULTIMEDIA

The library has a small collection of multi-media material related to the fields of business and management. Videos are for loan to staff members only.

: : ADMISSION TO LIBRARIES

: : CORPORATE USER SCHEME:

In an attempt to make the valuable resources in the Library more accessible to the wider business community, Wits has established a Corporate User Scheme through which companies may have access to the Library?s resources, and other customised service options, for an annual subscription fee. For more information contact the Corporate Development Officer, Jenny Croll, jennifer.croll(at)wits.ac.za

Loans

  • Books:
    The status of the user determines the loan periods for books in all libraries, unless these are coded non-circulating, in-library, three-day or overnight.
  • Journals:
    Bound 1 day
    Unbound Staff only
  • Media: Staff only

Services

  • Renewals, Fines, Bookings and Holds
  • Interlibrary Loans, for material not available in the University Library, are available to fourth year and postgraduate students and staff.
  • Photocopying facilities are available in all libraries.

    A substantial multi-disciplinary collection of audiovisual and multimedia material is available to all users in the Multimedia Centre on the second floor, Wartenweiler Library.

    An extensive range of electronic resources, electronic databases and electronic journals is accessible through the Library web site. These include the eWITS OPAC (the Library s online catalogue) and CDROM databases. Group training sessions on the use of these resources are offered by the Library s Education & Training section; individual assistance is always available from the branch librarians.
    Click on these links for further information and access to services.



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