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Past Exam Papers

Old exam papers are a great way to revise and prepare for upcoming exams. This way you can find out what you already know and what you don't know. They also help you manage your time better and be familiar with the terminology and vocabulary used in the actual exam. Science Faculty Past Exam Papers

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UWC Library Self Learning Zone

This area is situated at L 5 in the Atrium. You will find PCs fitted with headphones so that you may learn from viewing audiovisual tutorials on Smart Search, library databases, or simply discover ways to improve your use of information for your studies. Self Learning Zone


The purpose of this guide, is to show statistical science students how to find information at the UWC library.


Before you begin searching for information, you should thoroughly understand the topic you are searching. General science dictionaries, subject dictionaries, and encyclopedias are a good place to begin. Dictionaries provide definitions of unfamiliar terms while encyclopedias give explanaions and overviews of topics.


Should you have any question, please feel free to contact me for queries related to your research projects, basic search skills or (and) referencing. Appointments can be made for one-on-one or group training prior dropping by the office

Reference Services

Search and reserve library material (books; journals and multimedia); Opportunity to recommend library material for collection development.

Librarian briefly teaches students on how to use the library catalogue; Librarian helps library patrons with topic analysis.

Librarian takes the user directly to the shelves to retrieve the book; Librarian recommend reference materials to be used (i.e. encyclopedias; dictionaries; and hand books).

Librarian teaches users how to use databases and how to get cirtain articles from electronic journals; Librarian recommend reliable websites.

Subject Guide

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Sindiswa Sota
Science Faculty Librarian
Main Library, L.14
University of Western Cape