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School of Natural Medicine

Finding books searching the Library's e-resources

Finding books on uKwazi (Library Search Engine)


The library collection contains both print and e-books.To find more books about Natural Medicine go to the Library homepage and search uKwazi or perform your search in the Ukwazi search box below.

  View video on How to use uKwazi

Credo Reference: Search Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, Reference books

Credo Reference is a library database that contains full-text dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference books that can be searched using key words. Use this database to find definitions, overview articles on a topic, or even pronunciation of medical terms!

CREDO Reference can be accessed via the A-Z Database list by selecting Databases above uKwazi search box on the Library website. View CREDO Tutorial




Prescribed and Recommended Books


How many books may you borrow out with your student card?

Some of the prescribed or recommended books are kept in the short loan section at CHS Faculty, Bellville Library as well at Main Library on Level 5. Short Loan is a collection of books and photocopies that may be borrowed to use in the library for 1 hour, to borrow overnight or over a weekend. Click on the Excel icon below to view the list of short loan  and recommended titles, alternatively search via uKwazi.



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