You can find the latest press releases and news items regarding SAPESI’s Mobile Library project below. If you are interested in our activities and would like to receive our newsletters, please send an e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. indicating your interest.


Handover ceremony of 5 000 mother languages books (2/20/2017)

To commemorate International Mother Tongue Day Biblionef donated 5 000 books in the learners' mother languages to the Free State mobile libraries. 


Free State Ceremony: Impact Analysis report and handing over of Start-up libraries in the Free State (9/22/2016)

On 22 September 2016 SAPESI organised a ceremony in Bloemfontein, Free State, where a report on research commissioned by the University of the Free State and VVOB was presented. 


9 600 English books from Sony Singapore for the North West Provincial Department of Education (1/24/2017)

At the end of 2016 the Sony  group of companies based in Singapore donated 9 600 English children’s books. This donation was handed over to the North West Provincial Department of Education on January 24, 2017. 


School Library and Youth Services Interest Group (SLYSIG) (6/28/2016)

SAPESI recently participated in LIASA’s (Library and Information Association of South Africa) SLYSIG conference. The biannual conference was held on 27-28 June 2016 in Bloemfontein in the Free State province. 

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