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Contextualisation. The cultural heritage of democratic South Africa: an overview Henry C. (Jatti) Bredenkamp. The development of South African libraries in the 19th and 20th centuries: cultural and political influences Archie L. Dick . Library and information service structure in South Africa Ina Fourie
Service delivery. The National Library of South Africa Joan F. de Beer. Current developments in public libraries in South Africa Sally L. Witbooi. Academic libraries and the second decade of democracy: critical issues and challenges Gwenda Thomas. The conundrum of school libraries in South Africa Genevieve Hart & Sandy Zinn. Challenges facing special libraries in South Africa Beulah Muller
Information resource centres in South Africa Maritha Snyman
Current and future perspectives. Libraries, literacies and learning: retrospect and prospects Karin de Jager, Mary Nassimbeni & Peter Underwood. Library and information education and training in South Africa Dennis Ocholla & Theo Bothma. National Council for Library and Information Services (NCLIS) Matabole D. (Rocky) Ralebipi-Simela. LIASA 1997-2007: background and recent history Clare M. Walker. South African LIS futures and the tale of the fisherman's wife: can we predict and create positive change? Christine Stilwell.