12th Funda Mzantsi Championship 2022

The Battle of the Book Clubs is On! The National Library of South Africa (NLSA) in partnership with the Department of Correctional Services and George Municipality is proud to host the 12th Funda Mzantsi Championship (FMC) in George.  FMC is an annual reading competition that gives the opportunity to book clubs across the country to
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The National Library of South Africa Hosts Library Marketing and Advocacy Indaba

“The philosophy of Ubuntu promotes the sharing and protection of resources among community members, as we know that to respect the property of fellow citizens is Ubuntu”  In response to Section 2(b) of the National Library of South Africa Act, Act 92 of 1998, which states that the National Library “provide leadership, guidance and advice
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The National Library of South Africa hosts the 11th Funda Mzansi Championship

“The books being used are from 11 selected titles in all official languages, in fact some of the titles are from our recently initiated project of cross-translation from our Reprint of South African Classics Project.” Ms Nokuthula Musa; Executive Director:  Core Programmes something doesn’t read well, I just don’t know how to rephrase it Reading
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INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE ANNUAL FUNDA MZANTSI CHAMPIONSHIP

The National Library of South Africa, in conjunction with the Department of Correctional Services invites South African book clubs from across the country to participate in the 11th Funda Mzantzi Championship (FMC). FMC is a book reading competition with a goal of stimulating and encouraging reading on a continuous basis. This Championship held on annual
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100 Echoes of Madiba’s Century: An Anthology of his Legacy

Peace, reconciliation, humility, ethical leadership, love and forgiveness – these have become synonymous with the iconic public figure, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela. To mark Mandela’s centenary, as one of the most influential figures of our time, the National Library of South Africa published a multilingual poetry anthology titled 100 Echoes of Madiba’s Century. Informed by Mandela’s
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Remote services

During the adjusted level 4 of the national lockdown, the NLSA will continue to offer access to library information services remotely as well as fast pick-up services. Research Our Reference Librarians are available for general research support and can be reached on the following platforms: WhatsApp Operational hours: 09H00 to 16H00 Cape Town Campus: 064 649
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