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Physical & Earth Sciences: Home

Welcome to the BSc Physical Science (Physics BSC762) LibGuide. This guide will introduce you to subject resources, help and support, and information on the library services and facilities available to you. Furthermore, this guide will also list the print

Selected Books

Open Collection, 2nd Floor 530 HAL

Librarian: NAS

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Mashia Shokane
Sol Plaatje University
Central Campus
Library Building C004
First Floor: Office 108

Reader's corner

The SPU library encourages a reading culture to all students and staff 

Come and use the reader's corner on the first and second floors of the library.

Take time to relax and enjoy reading our collection of African-inspired novels and poems 

Sol Plaatje University Library and Information Services Operating times

During Term

Monday to Thursday :  08:00 to 21:00

Friday: 08:00 to 16:30

Saturday: 09:00 to 13:00

Closed on Sundays and Public Holidays


During Recess

Monday to Friday : 08:00 to 16:30

Saturday : Closed



Useful link for research in Physics

Earth Science books

Physics Alerts

Science Alert features cool and interesting science news and entertainment.

Exam preparation tips

Studying and preparing are vital to success in exams.

It is, however, difficult to know how best to manage your preparation period until you have some experience. Some of these tips sound like ‘common sense’, and relate to the importance of looking after yourself. Others are more about how you do your studying. Both types are important and will help you to both study better, and perform better in the exam.

1. revise early 

2. organize your study time 

3. Look after yourself during study and exams 

4. Use different techniques for revision 

5. change the location of where you study 

6. Take a regular break 

7. know your exam 
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