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Undergraduate Student Support: Home

This library guide strives to provide e-support for undergraduate students at the NWU.

How to Search for Books and Journal Articles using EDS

EDS (EBSCO Discovery Service) searches in almost all the resources the Library subscribes to in one easy search. Read more about EDS.

  EDS Search   Advanced Search


eBooks via the Library Catalogue

South Africa E-learning Platform via Snapplify
Access our digital textbooks, resources and library books. Follow the instruction in this PDF document.

Search the catalogue for books, eBooks, theses and more.
Google Scholar Search

LibGuides (Subject Guides)

Databases listed by subject:

Undergraduate Training

Survive Undergraduate Studies

Borrowing Books from the Library

An undergraduate student may borrow six book for a period of 14 days:

Renew your books online:

  • Renew Books Online You won't be able to renew books on the expiry date!  Avoid fines - plan ahead and renew on time

For study material reserved in the Library:


Nashua operates the printers, photocopying and scanning. For more info regarding their fees, etc. click here.

Library Hours


* The Education Library is closed for renovations, but staff and services are still available at the Ferdinand Postma Library (Potchefstroom Library).