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Library and information science education and training for information provision to rural communities in South Africa



Library and information science education and training for information provision to rural communities in South Africa



Quarterly Bulletin of IAALD 40(1): 21-29



A survey was conducted to review the existing Library and Information Science (LIS) education and training in South Africa. The various programmes and levels offered by 11 universities and five technikons which currently offer LIS programmes are identified. The paper looks at the LIS education and training for information provision to rural communities.

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