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School of Human & Community Development (SHCD): Speech Pathology & Audiology



Welcome to the LibGuide for Speech Pathology

Here you will find an introduction to some of the many resources available for Speech Pathology which should give you some handy starting points to carry out your research.


We look forward to seeing you in the library or hearing from you by phone or email if you are studying or working off-campus.


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Finding Articles


  • Great source for finding recent & credible info
  • You will need to refer to quality articles to support your own research arguments
  • Articles are published in journals & indexed in databases

  • You can search thousands of journals by searching databases

AudioVisual Collection


DVDs and CDs in the  Audio Visual Collection are now located on 2nd floor in Wartenweiler Library, East Campus 

Videocassettes are also housed in Wartenweleir Library on 2nd floor.

Video players are in Wartenweiler Library on 2nd floor 

A designated CD-ROM machine are available in all Knowledge Commons (KCs)

Headphones and remote controls are available for loan from behind the Lending counter.

Library Skills


E-Reference Materials

Finding Journals

Accredited journals are recognized research output which meet specified criteria and therefore qualify for subsidisation by the Department of Education (DoE). To receive subsidy or recognition for an article you have written, you should select a journal which is accredited from one of the lists below.

The Department of Education's List of Accredited Journals is compiled from journals included in ISI and IBSS, as well as South African journals selected by the Department of Education for this purpose and listed under SA List of Accredited Journals (DoE).

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