Library collection

The library collection contains items dealing with the following subjects:

  • African languages and linguistics
  • literature
  • poetry
  • art, film, dance, theatre, music
  • literature for children
  • travel books and travel guides
  • philosophy, sociology, anthropology
  • gender studies
  • health care
  • human rights
  • religion
  • political science
  • culture and tradition
  • war and conflict
  • economics
  • globalization, sustainable development
  • development cooperation, NGOs
  • pan-africanism


Audio-visual materials

  • DVD documentaries, feature films
  • Music CDs
  • educational audio-visual materials
Book of the month

Xoliswa Ndoyiya: Ukutya Kwasekhaya

Xoliswa Ndoyiya: Ukutya KwasekhayaTastes from Nelson Mandela’s kitchen

A collection of recipes by Nelson Mandela's personal chef, this book contains the food served to visiting heads of state, celebrities, politicians for more than 20 years. Featuring some of the favourite former South African president's favourite meals including samp and beans, farm chicken, tripe, this book also features paella, peri-peri chicken, prawn curry, and myriad of other delights. With simple, delicious and nourishing recipes, it will interest those who wish to prepare meals that are both elegant and healthy.More

New arrivals

New titles in our library 12/2012

Our library has aquired a number of new and interesting books. Here is the list of the latest titles.More

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African information centre

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