Science - Arcadia Campus Library


The Library and Information Services at Arcadia of the Science Learning Site, is housed in Building 2, Arcadia Campus, 175 Nelson Mandela Drive Pretoria. IT provides an information service to the students and staff of the Science Faculty in the following disciplines among others:

  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Biotechnology and Food Technology
  • Chemical and Metallurgical Engineering
  • Chemistry and Physics
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Food and Hospitality Management
  • Mathematical Technology
  • School of Music
  • School of Pharmacy (includes Somatology)
  • Water Care



  • Document Delivery Services
  • Training and Library Orientation
  • Library orientation for first year students in the beginning of each semester
  • Library orientation for newly appointed lecturers
  • Lockable study cubicles
  • Multimedia Equipment: Television sets and video players
  • Electronic Resource Centre (ERC) and I-Centres
  • Seminar and Meeting Rooms


Staff Contact Detail

Role Name Email Telephone
Head of Library Mr. Nelis Botha +27 12 382 6323
Information Librarian Ms. Susan Appelcryn +27 12 382 6384
Circulation Mr. Billy Mahlangu +27 12 382 6121
Information Librarian Ms. Maria Malete +27 12 382 6121