Newspapers Databases: Trial until 10 April 2010



Currently the Library has two Newspapers Databases on

Trial until 10 April 2010.

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports. The United States’ principal record of political and historical open source intelligence. Including the publication series titles Africa (Sub-Sahara),  Asia, etc. Need Help searching?

World Newspaper Archive. Published by Readex, a division of NewsBank, inc., in cooperation with the Center for Research Libraries. Incl. African Newspapers from 1800-1922.

A fully searchable collection of historical newspapers from around the globe. This uniquely comprehensive online resource was created in partnership with the Center for Research Libraries – one of the world’s largest and most important newspaper repositories.

Access via the UJ Library website or UJ Sciences Librarian Portal


Library Server Maintenance: Monday 29/3/10

The Millennium-Innopac server halted a few times during the past weeks. The problem has been identfied as an Operating System issue (not an Innovative issue). To correct this, a critical Solaris Patch has to be loaded.

Due to maintenance of the server, the Integrated Library System (Millennium-Innopac) will be inaccessible from 08:00 – 16:00 on Monday 29 March 2010Please note that the system may be available sooner.  Services affected are:
UJLink (Online Catalogue)
– Databases 
– Circulation (borrowing and returning of items)
– Inter Campus Loans
The Library apologise for any inconvenience