Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams has called on communities to protect public resources like digital libraries.
The City of Johannesburg has extended library hours at 11 of its regional libraries as the mid-year exams loom.
A brand new multi-million rand library has been opened in Dunoon in Cape Town.
Nothing beats a good book and the Free State Education Department is opening windows for its pupils. Twenty-one million rand Reading and Library Campaign has been launched at Thaba-Nchu.
Sukuma Combined Primary school at Umlazi township – south of Durban – has received a donation of a state-of-the-art mobile library worth half a million rand.