Research Commons

The Research Commons has been designed as a scholarly common room for senior postgraduate students and academics. It is located on level 2 of the Rhodes University Library, beyond the Science and Pharmacy Faculty hub, and is open, via access control, to academic and research staff, postdocs, and postgraduate students at masters and doctoral level. Experienced library staff members are on hand to assist with users’ information needs and to arrange consultations with subject specialists as needed. The facility will be overseen by the Librarian on duty after office hours.

Facilities include high-end PCs, an uninterrupted power supply, high-speed internet access, printer copiers, and a scanner, as well as a consultation room/office and a seminar room.

Specialist research software loaded on PCs: NVivo 10, Statistica.

Eikon access is available on one PC.

Opening Hours during term time:
Mon-Thurs: 08h30 – 22h30
Friday: 08h30 - 18h00
Saturday: 09h00 - 21h00
Sunday 13h30 – 17h30

Contact details:
tel: 046 6037307

 16 high-end computer workstations  Seminar Room  Comfortable seating and chill area  Access control

       16 high-end computer                    Seminar Room                          Comfortable seating and        Access controlled facility

              workstations                                                                                                           "chill" area                               



Last Modified: Tue, 01 Feb 2022 11:20:03 SAST