Department of Information Science

Prof GV Jiyane

College of Human Sciences
School of Arts
Department: Information Science
Tel: 012 429 6057
Fax: 012 429 3792


  • Secondary Teachers Diploma (STD Eshowe College of education)
  • BLIS -  University of Zululand
  • BLIS Hon (Cum Laude) University of Zululand
  • MLIS University of Zululand
  • PhD Library & Information Science (University of Zululand)

Currently teaching

  • AIS204K (Learning how to provide reference services)
  • AIS23703 (Serving the user in library and Information Practice)
  • INS2055 (Exploring Information User Studies)
  • Masters supervision

Fields of academic interests

  • Information society;
  • Informal Sector;
  • Rural Women;
  • Information for Development