Libraries & Information Services

Ms M van Wyk


Ms Marina van Wyk
Assistant Manager

Tel: (016) 950 5460/1
Fax: 086 555 5721
Cell: 084 556 3031
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Principal Librarian

Leah Sibeko
Tel: (016) 593 9347

Adelinah Mokhothu
Tel: (016) 450 3028

Sipho Hlope
Tel: (016) 950 5462

Vision

To provide free access and guidance to information, which fulfill the intellectual, educational, social and recreational needs of the people of Emfuleni in order to improve the quality of life.

Mission

Community Libraries intent to act as development agents providing dynamic Library and Information Services to all the people of Emfuleni in their quest for lifelong learning, literacy cultural expression, recreation and economic development.

Emfuleni Library and Information Services, consisting of the following Libraries and Depots: Boipatong, Bophelong, Driehoek, Vanderbijlpark, Stephenson, Residensia, Evaton, Roshnee, Sebokeng, Sharpeville, Rust ter Vaal, Vereeniging and Tshepiso, in line with the vision and mission seek to establish a well-informed community by rending the following integrated services:

  • Acquisitioning of relevant Library material
  • Collection development
  • Resource sharing
  • Exhibitions
  • Reference services
  • Book education sessions
  • Material circulation
  • Reading awareness programmes
  • Internet (ICT) access
  • Community enrichment and empowerment programmes
  • Holiday programmes
  • Developing of Library Infrastructure by upgrading of existing facilities and planning of new facilities.
  • Establishment of Community Library Committees to enhance community participation
  • Conduct relevant programmes to promote social integration.
  • Supply social and educational support through mobile outreach services.

Important Numbers

Emfuleni Head Office

Mayor's Corner