Cory Library Readers Ticket
Date Released : 01/07/2019We encourage all non-Rhodes University researchers to fill in our Reader's Ticket Application form, which can be found under CORY LIBRARY POLICIES on our webpage. Please send your application to the Head of Cory Library at email@example.com for approval. Research materials will be issued Monday to Friday until 4:00pm and must be returned to the issue desk by the latest 4:30pm.
African Newspaper availability
Date Released : 10/05/2011Second trial access to African Newspapers, 1800 - 1922 Representing the largest fully searchable collection of historical newspapers from around the globe, the World Newspaper Archive was created in partnership between Readex, a division of NewsBank, and the Center for Research Libraries African Newspapers, 1800-1922 includes such key publications as the Cape Town Gazette and African Advertiser (Cape Town), Indian Opinion (Durban), Graham's Town Journal (Grahamstown), Imvo zabantsundu (King William’s Town), Umteteli wa Bantu (Johannesburg), Natal Witness (Pietermaritzburg) and many others. Rhodes faculty and students only can access the Rhodes University Library tr
Protean Paradox: George Edward Cory (1862-1935) negotiating life and South African history
Date Released : 26/10/2017Protean Paradox: George Edward Cory (1862-1935) negotiating life and South African history / by Sandra Rowoldt Shell. Available from Cory Library R315.00 includes postage and packing or R249.00 price of book purchase in person in Cory Library.
Diary of Captain James Maurice Primrose
Date Released : 23/02/2016Diary of Captain James Maurice Primrose: 43rd Regiment of foot / edited and annotated by Dr Caroline Jackson. Available from Cory Library @ R329.00 plus postage and packing.
The promise of Justice
Date Released : 25/05/2015The promise of Justice /by John G.I. Clarke. Available from Cory Library @ R295.00 plus postage and packing.
We Can: Black Politics in Cradock, South Africa, 1948-1985
Date Released : 22/04/2014We Can! Black Politics in Cradock, South Africa, 1948-1985 / Michael S. Tetelman. Rhodes University: Institute for Social and Economic Research & Cory Library. Eastern Cape Themes: no. 1. Available from Cory Library @ R228.00 plus postage and packing (soft cover); R395.00 plus postage and packing (hard cover).
Date Released : 19/02/2011Ibali lamaMfengu and Kunganjani kusiyiwa eKapa? / Richard Tainton Kawa: with a new introduction by Vathiswa Nhanha and Jeff Peires. (Eastern Cape Reprints). Grahamstown: Rhodes University, Cory Library, 2011. Available from Cory Library @ R169.00 plus postage and packing. Please email us here. "Eli li Bali kuqala lezizwe ezintsundu, I Bali kwindawo yesibini laba Mbo, le mikw
A Contribution to South African Materia Medica
Date Released : 19/02/2011A contribution to South African materia medica, chiefly from plants in use among the Natives / by Andrew Smith of St Cyrus, M.A.; with a new introduction by Tony Dold and Michelle Cocks. (Eastern Cape Reprints). Grahamstown: Rhodes University, Cory Library, 2011. Available from Cory Library @ R169.00 plus postage and packing.
Chris McGregor and the brotherhood of breath
Date Released : 22/04/2014Chris McGregor and the brotherhood of breath: my life with a South African Jazz Pioneer / by Maxine McGregor. Available from Cory Library @295.00 plus postage and packing.
Gently stirs my soul
Date Released : 06/05/2015Gently stirs my soul / by James Matthews. Available soon from Cory Library @ R100.00 plus postage and packing
Apartheid South Africa 1948-1980
Date Released : 16/03/2015Apartheid South Africa 1948-1980 Apartheid South Africa makes available British government files from the Foreign, Colonial, Dominion and Foreign and Commonwealth Offices spanning the period 1948 to 1980.
Frederick I'Ons artist 1802-1887
Date Released : 22/01/2015Frederick I'Ons artist 1802-1887/by Edna Bradlow and Tony Westby-Nunn. Available from Cory Library @ R295.00 plus postage and packaging.
The bones of the ancestors are shaking: xhosa oral poetry in context
Date Released : 30/10/2014The bones of the ancestors are shaking: xhosa oral poetry in context / by Russell H. Kaschula. Available from Cory Library @ R100-00 plus postage and packing.
1895 Map of the Colony of the Cape of Good Hope
Date Released : 29/04/2011When Eve Mazery of Howick asked to see MP 1815 in connection with her research into the missionary James Archbell, she was amazed to be confronted by a map 2.4 x 1.2 m in size! It took two Cory staff members, Louisa Verwey and Victor Gacula, to hold it up for her. The 1895 "Map of the Colony of the Cape of Good Hope and neighbouring territories" is signed by J. Templar Horne, Surveyor General. It contains details of Mission Stations, Military Posts, Post Offices, Schools and Trigonometr