The Library at Open Window facilitates a culture of continuous learning by offering a collection of books, periodicals and DVD’s to meet the study needs of students and faculty members alike. In addition, it offers access to electronic resources for the broadening of knowledge and academic research. It strives to be the heartbeat of this dynamic and progressive institution – now and into the future.

OW Library online catalogue

Note: No need to log in. Query results: the ‘call number’ is the shelf location of resources available in the OW Library.

Note: You need Login details for Ebsco and JStor.Contact the Librarian for assistance:

Open Access: Books

Open Access: Journals

Mubi: Films

Note: Students need to register using their virtualwindow e-mail address

Mubi Films

Featured Book

College Success


Library Hours

During Academic terms

Mon – Thurs: 08h00 – 19h00
Fri : 08h00 – 15h00
Weekends: Not open
Student Holidays:
Mon – Fri : 08h00 – 15h00

For any library-related enquiries please feel free to contact Annette van der Merwe at