The Documentation Centre for Music (DOMUS) is the Special Collections Division of the Music Library which is situated on the Stellenbosch campus in the Konservatorium
. The Music Library is one of five branch libraries of the Library and Information Service, Stellenbosch University. Domus holds a substantial amount of rare and valuable collections of musicologists, musicians, music institutions and societies. These collections contain various formats, which include books, documents, photographs, music manuscripts, sound recordings and other materials. Acquisitions include donations and bequests and are
mostly of South African importance, yet also of international
Primarily, the aim of DOMUS is the acquisition and preservation of rare materials representing South African demography, and to create access for research on rare South African music materials. Historical overview of DOMUS
- the lecturers, researchers, students and staff of the Department of Music/the Konservatorium and Africa Open Institute
- other registered lecturers, researchers, students and staff of Stellenbosch University
- researchers not affiliated with Stellenbosch University who want to consult DOMUS collections
- members of the public who want to consult DOMUS collections
Where are we?
Monday - Friday: 08:00-16:30
Saturday: ClosedDOMUS is closed on all public holidays and between Christmas and New Year.
Contact usSpecial collections librarian
Ms Santie de Jongh
Tel: +27 21 808 2597