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Hours

Please note:

Our Wits Libraries excluding education library are now open from 9 to 4pm Monday to Friday. Please be aware that Covid compliance rules are in place with strict observance at all times. No mask no entry. Limited socially distanced study space in line with limited numbers allowed.

No group discussions – discussion rooms are closed. Copy and print services are available. We continue to support a full online query service.

  • Our electronic digital materials are available 24/7 to registered students and staff in accordance with our license agreements with our respective service providers.
  • During the week our libraries are staffed by student assistants from 17:00 to close of service in addition to services offered over the weekend, during these periods we are only able to offer basic help and assistance.
  • Limited services are available in all libraries (with the exception of the GeoMaths and Wits Health Sciences Libraries) on Wednesday mornings from 08:00 – 09:00, to allow for staff training and administrative functions.
  • Access to our Historical Papers digital collections is also available 24 hours daily, this is not restricted to the university community only.

 

LibraryMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
Architecture Library 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 Closed Closed
Biological and Physical Sciences Library (Biophy) 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 Closed Closed 
Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital Library 09:00-16:00  09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00  09:00-16:00 Closed Closed
Commerce Library  09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00  09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 Closed Closed
Education Library Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed  Closed 
Education and Training ECR 09:00-16:00  09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 Closed  Closed
Engineering Library 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 Closed Closed
GeoMaths Library  09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00  09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 Closed  Closed
Government Publications 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00  09:00-16:00  09:00-16:00  Closed Closed
Historical Papers 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00  09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00  Closed  Closed
Interlibrary Loans 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 Closed Closed
Law Library 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 Closed Closed
Multimedia Library 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 Closed Closed
Research Commons 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 Closed Closed
Wartenweiler Library 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 Closed Closed 
William Cullen Library 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 Closed Closed
Wits Library of Management 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00  09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 Closed Closed
Witwatersrand Health Sciences Library 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 09:00-16:00 Closed Closed
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