The Bibliography of Criticism of South African Literature in English (Richter and Muller 1996) located on a server at the University of the Free State (UOFS
)--last updated in 1996--is a prime example of a lost resource, or casualty of the impermanence of resources in the digital realm.
(32) Prof Conlin was the first professor in Latin at the Grey College, which later developed into the UOFS
According to Matie Hoffman of the University of the Orange Free State (UOFS
) in Bloemfontein, which now owns and operates the observatory, "Recent developments have brought Boyden to a turning point - quite possibly its final one.
She is also an Honorary Research Fellow, in the Department of Classics and Near Eastern Studies at UOFS
P C BORNMAN, MB ChB, MMed (UOFS
), FRCS (Edin), FCS (SA), FRCS (Glasg)