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February 9, 2018

Sabinet. Sabinet and the National Library of South Africa partner for improved knowledge sharing. The National Library of South Africa will reinvest in their local library management practices by moving all library functions to the OCLC WorldShare platform. WorldShare provides a complete set of library management applications and platform services built on an open, cloud-based platform and offers integrated management of library workflows that create new efficiencies as libraries share work, data and resources to save money and deliver value to their users. [Full Announcement].

October 27, 2011

OCLC OCLC’s WorldCat Local to transform resource discovery and delivery in South African libraries. OCLC and Sabinet, OCLC’s partner in South Africa, have signed an agreement to provide WorldCat Local, OCLC’s discovery service, as a single point of access and delivery of electronic, print and digital resources to the National Library of South Africa and 15 academic institutions, offering a simplified discovery and delivery experience to end-users. [Full Announcement].

April 9, 2001

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Innovative wins National Library of South Africa. Innovative Interfaces, a leading supplier of Web-based library automation systems, announced that, after an in-depth evaluation, the National Library of South Africa has chosen Innovative''s Millennium to replace its exiting Aleph 300 and Dobis Libis systems. [Full Announcement].