journals in the Africana collection of Special Collections
include many scholarly titles, both current and retired, in
several European languages ranging from the 19th
century to the present as well as entire collections of more
popular works like Die Huisgenoot and Die Brandwag which are
of great value in the field of cultural history.
special interest is the journal of the Old Pretoria Society,
which was published between 1951 and 2003. The entire collection
has been digitized and can be viewed on UPSPace. Another
UPSpace collection featuring articles published in Huisgenoot
and Brandwag prior to 1950 is called The
history of music in South Africa.
is still growing.