The Actuarial libguide has been created to help you find Actuarial Science information. You can use the links on these pages to access materials the library has purchased or subscribed to whether you are on or off campus.
This page is intended to give you general advice on how to get the best out of the search engines used by the kind of databases we provide. Unlike Internet search engines, these databases contain carefully catalogued information, and you can exploit this to improve your searching skills. You will find search tips and steps to follow in doing your research.
DataBank is an analysis and visualisation tool that contains collections of time series data on a variety of topics. You can create your own queries; generate tables, charts, and maps; and easily save, embed, and share them.
South Africa macro-economic industry, trade and regional indicators. Easy to use navigation, analytic tools, graphic presentation and the ability to download data in MS Excel, CSV and other popular file formats. (Create a personal user account)
South African financial reporting database; provides historical and fundamental information on South Africa and international listed and unlisted companies. Access is limited to ten concurrent users. Kindly log out at the end of your session.
e-Wits CatalogueBoth Print & Electronic Theses & Dissertations completed at Wits can be located via the e-Wits catalogue. Choose the ADVANCED SEARCH option. You can search by Author, Title, Subject or the Note field. Select THESIS from the MATERIAL TYPE box.
To search for theses/dissertations completed in a specific School, enter the name of the school e.g. 'School of Geosciences' in the ADVANCED SEARCH screen (ANY FIELD). Select THESIS from the MATERIAL TYPE box. PRINT COPIES will indicate the location/library of the print title. ELECTRONIC copies will have a link to the online title on WIReDSpace.
For more information on Open Access ETDs see the following LibGuide: Scholarly Research & Related Resources. Refer to the page/tab on Research Support/Resources:ETDs and Scholarly Repositories.
Search for library materials and digital content
This search tool allows you to find content from the librarycatalogue,all the library’sdatabases, journals, ebooks, the institutional repository WIReDSpace, and unique digital collectionsonly available in the Wits library.