Paterson Park Library

The Paterson Park Library in the City of Johannesburg (CoJ) was officially opened on 12 October 2021 by the City of Johannesburg then Executive Mayor, Cllr. Mpho Moerane, and attended by invited guests and members of the communities of Norwood, Orchards, Orange Grove, and adjacent neighbourhoods. The new state-of-the-art library aligns to the COJ priority… Continue reading Paterson Park Library

Savoy Library

The Savoy Library is staffed by a Librarian and two Library Assistants. The collection at Savoy Library consists of adult and junior fiction and non-fiction books. Magazines are available for swapping and for reading in the library and there is also a collection of reference books. These items are provided by the City of Johannesburg… Continue reading Savoy Library

Sandton Library

Soak up over 92,000 books in the heart of Sandton’s bustling shopping mecca. A place to escape in peaceful, book-filled pleasure. In the beautiful Sandton Library on Nelson Madela Square you can surround yourself with three floors of books, relax on the couches, disappear in a novel, and make use of the computer and internet… Continue reading Sandton Library

Sandringham Library

The Sandringham Library is staffed by a Librarian, Library Assistant and a general assistant. It is next to the recreation centre sports ground, park and shopping centre. We have services that we render at our library besides just lending books to our patrons, we do have free Wi-Fi, storytelling sessions, books clubs and PWD programmes.… Continue reading Sandringham Library

Rivonia Library

Rivonia Library has friends of the library which was established in 2004. In October 2004, children’s books were moved into a separate building which was renovated (Children’s Library). Friends of the Library held colouring competition for children to celebrate the opening of the new Library. The friends are the wonderful support group for the library… Continue reading Rivonia Library

River Park Library

The River Library has a good collection of non-fiction and fiction books. Children and toddlers are catered for with a variety of books for beginners as we prioritize early childhood development. Our library hosts Story Time on Wednesday afternoons at 15:00. During public holidays, we host special holiday programmes in order to engage with the… Continue reading River Park Library

Orange Grove Reference Library

Orange Groove Library is staffed by two Librarians and a General worker. The library has a collection of reference books for adults, young adults and children’s (fiction and non-fiction books). We provide a quiet place to study and have public internet access for free. Library provides homework assistance for children and picture colouring for pre-school… Continue reading Orange Grove Reference Library

Norscot Manor library

The Norscot Manor Library is part of historical house of Norscot Manor building that was owned by Mr Eriksen family in the early 1935-1978. After the death of Mrs Eriksen the building was then sold to the Sandton Council and was officially opened and operated in 1998. Some would wonder why ‘Norscot’. The “Nor is… Continue reading Norscot Manor library

Linbro Library

Linbro Park Library is a hub of providing education, giving residents access to books, magazines and audio-visual material. Besides lending out material, the City’s libraries offer a wide range of services including literacy classes, storytelling, sessions for youngsters, classroom support, gatherings for older residents and literary competitions. Linbro Park provides lectures, exhibitions and talks. The… Continue reading Linbro Library

Killarney Library

Killarney Library located in the basement of the Killarney Mall provides physical and digital access to the material. Library’s collection includes printed materials, digital access through overdrive, and other physical resources such as DVDs. There is a newly renovated Study area in the library which provides a quiet place to study. The library hosts storytimes… Continue reading Killarney Library

Bryanston Library

The library is staffed by two Librarians, two Senior Library Assistants, and one General worker. The collection at Bryanston Library consists of adult fiction and non-fiction, young adult fiction and non-fiction, junior fiction and non-fiction plus a large print of books. There is a collection of references for both adults and children. The audio-visual collection… Continue reading Bryanston Library

Alexandra 8th Avenue Library

The library in Alexandra started in a container and was run by a Librarian and Assistant Librarian. There was no formal library. However, in 1998 a proper structure was built. The building is called Alexandra Multi-Purpose Community Centre. The centre house different departments, i.e clinic, revenue, housing, social development and library.Alexandra Multi-Purpose Community Centre was… Continue reading Alexandra 8th Avenue Library

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