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Commerce Library: Home

A branch library that serves two schools: Accountacy and Economic and Business Science


Welcome to the Commerce Library Guide! This guide will introduce you to valuable services and & facilities at commerce Library.

Commerce Library is situated to the west of the Tower of Light on the West Campus of the University. Together with the Wits Library of Management, and the Law Library, it primarily serves Schools within the Faculty of Commerce, Law and Management. It also serves the general library access and study needs of students registered with Wits Plus Part Time Studies Centre of the University, and has a full time member of staff available on Saturday afternoons for this purpose.


Due to the move to level 2 Lockdown, the Library OPERATING HOURS have been adjusted as follows:

Monday to Friday:     08:00 - 17:00

Weekend:                  Closed

Public Holiday:          Closed

For Queries/Information Enquiries (including accessing Library Resources) email: 

 PRINT BOOKS are available on request from the front desk OR via email/telephone. Contact details are as follows: and

Front Desk Telephone: 011 717 1980/81/82


Library Hours

Monday             09h00 – 16h00
Tuesday             09h00 – 16h00                
Wednesday        09h00 – 16h00
Thursday            09h00 – 16h00
Friday                 09h00 – 16h00                                    
Saturday                             CLOSED                          
Sunday                                CLOSED       
Public Holidays                 CLOSED



Commerce Library Staff

Staff Names

Vacant                                       (Senior Librarian)

                                                   (Information Librarian)

Winnie Madisakwane               (Senior Library Assistant)

Tholi Baloyi                               (Library Assistant)

Vacant                                        (Library Assistant)

Godfrey Machaba                     (Library Assistant)

Contact us

General Enquiries and Renewals

Tel: 27 (0)11 717-1980
Postal Address: Private Bag X1, WITS, 2050

Senior Librarian:

Tel: 27 (0)11 717-1981

Information Librarian:


Senior Library Assistant:‚Äč

Winnie Madisakwane,
Tel: 27 (0)11 717-1993/ 011-717-1980

Subject Guide

Where to find us