The Government Publications Department houses the centralized collection of government documents (both current and historical). The collection includes census, legislation, parliamentary, planning, policy, public finance and statistical documents about Government Departments. They are important sources of primary information. Cover all subjects (from agriculture to zoology.) Can be in any format (from book to DVD.) Can be historical or very current (from 1800 Cape gazettes to this week’s Government gazettes on-line.). Are publications & documents that originate in government. Are usually not books explaining politics or public administration. Are not publications by political parties or NGOs.
Government Publications is situated in Room 8 on the Ground floor of the William Cullen Library on the East Campus.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 08h00 - 17h00
Wednesday: 08h00 - 17h00
Sunday and Public Holidays: CLOSED
Mid year and year ends breaks
Saturday, Sundays and Public Holidays: CLOSED