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  • City of Cape Town libraries' segregated history: 1952-1972 

    Laishley, Kathleen; Zinn, Sandy (University of KwaZulu-Natal, 2015)
    This article investigates the history and development of the Cape Town City Libraries (CTCL) from 1952-1972 and examines the effect of apartheid legislation on establishing a public library system. Legislation introduced ...
  • Places for all? Cape Town's public library services to gays and lesbians 

    Hart, Genevieve; Mfazo, Ncumisa (Library and Information Association of South Africa, 2010)
    The article reports on an investigation of the provision of gay and lesbian literature and of information services to gays and lesbians in Cape Town’s public libraries. Although by definition public libraries serve all ...
  • Searching for new library models: Two South African case studies of services to youth 

    Hart, Genevieve (2012)
    South Africa is a youthful society with 54% younger than 24 years. South African young people face disproportionately high rates of unemployment, HIV-AIDS infection, and violent crime. Even in post-apartheid South Africa, ...