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Pupils Speak Out: Jo'burg libraries not easy to navigate
Pupils Speak Out: Jo'burg libraries not easy to navigate
This article is part of a weekly series of comment pieces written by South African pupils about the problems they encounter in their schools....
Mohlakeng: Youths fired up by a love of reading
Mohlakeng: Youths fired up by a love of reading
In the wake of protests that saw their only library burned down, book-loving youths in Mohlakeng township in Randfontein on the West Rand have...
Africa must use digital libraries
Africa must use digital libraries
Of more than 2 000 open access repositories worldwide, fewer than 3% are in Africa. And there are even fewer exclusively from sub-Saharan Africa....
Library prank sends Armstrong books to fiction section
Library prank sends Armstrong books to fiction section
"All non-fiction Lance Armstrong Books, including Lance Armstrong: Images of a Champion, The Lance Armstrong Performance...
Literacy: Once upon a time, parents taught their children to read
Literacy: Once upon a time, parents taught their children to read
In the growing dusk of an evening in February 1990, Nelson Mandela walked out on the balcony of Cape Town City Hall. Fumbling with the microphone and...
Treasure house of the mind
Treasure house of the mind
The Johannesburg City Library officially reopened on Tuesday, following a R68-million facelift that included repairs and extensions to the original...
New York scheme for kids to work off library fines: Read
New York scheme for kids to work off library fines: Read
The New York Public Library will waive the outstanding fines of 143 000 children now barred from borrowing new items if they do one thing:...
Education yellow cards could go red
Education yellow cards could go red
More than two months after delivering "yellow cards" to President Jacob Zuma and others in government "for failing the people of South Africa on...

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