THINK - CHECK - SUBMIT: Sharing research results with the world is key to the progress of your discipline and career. But with so many publications, predatory journals and publishers, how can you be sure you can trust a particular journal? Follow this check list to make sure you choose trusted journals for your research. The campaign has been produced with the support of a coalition from across scholarly communications in response to discussions about deceptive publishing. See a list of founding organisations.
Access the lists of DHET accredited journals here, or use the search engine to find out if a specific journal is accredited and on which accredited list it appears.
Interlibrary loans (ILL) is a service which supports and enhances the University Library collections when these fail to meet the needs of the University academic staff and postgraduate students. ILLs are transactions between the libraries of institutions to facilitate access to information which extends beyond that held by any individual library. This service is available to Postgraduate Students and Wits Staff. Contact details.
Interbranch loans are available to Staff only, and are for loans to/from Main Campus, Education and Management Libraries only. This service in not for loans between Main Campus and branches on the East and West Campus.
Please note that you will need to have a library PIN to submit your requests online.
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IEEE Xplore offers full-text access to journals, magazines, conference proceedings and standards of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
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