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Dibuka library - the French information center of Johannesburg

DIBUKALOGO

 

Dibuka is a multi-media library focussing on France and contemporary francophone culture, the result of a partnership between the French Embassy in South Africa, the French Institute of South Africa and the Alliance française of Johannesburg.

The library offers to the general public almost 20 000 documents for adults, teenagers and children: books, comics, CD's and videos (French cinema and documentaries, French Press, manuals to learn French, French language teaching aid and more...

Address:

17 Lower Park Drive - Parkview - Johannesburg

Opening hours:
Tuesday : 9h30 to 12h30 & 14h00 to 19h30

Wednesday : 9h30 to 12h30 & 14h00 to 19h30

Thursday : 8h30 to 12h30 & 14h00 to 19h30

Friday : 9h30 to 12h30 & 14h00 to 18h00

Saturdays: 9h30 to 13h30

 

How to become a member?

First think you need to read and accept our Terms and conditions!

Subscription for 12 months:
Individuals: R200
Students, scholars and Alliance Française students: R100

Please present the following on application:
Identity document
Proof of domicile
Where appropriate: student card, proof of inscription as a Alliance Française student, proof of teacher of French status

 

Contact info:

Tel. (+27) 11 646 1115 Fax. (+27) 11 646 1128 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

http://www.alliance.org.za/pages/branches/johannesburg/resources/dibuka-library

 

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    Dibuka library - the French information center of Johannesburg

    Dibuka is a multi-media library focussing on France and contemporary francophone culture, the result of a partnership between the French Embassy in South Africa, the French Institute of South Africa and the Alliance française of Johannesburg.The library offers to the general public almost 20 000… Read more
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    Open Book Festival Cape Town | 6-10 Sept

    Open Book Festival at The Fugard Theatre is an annual literary festival, the first of which happened in 2011. The hubs will once again be the Fugard Theatre, The District 6 Museum Homecoming Centre and much-loved indie bookshop, The Book Lounge. The French Institute of South Africa (IFAS), the… Read more
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    Book exhibitions at Dibuka - 14-28 October

    Celebrating 50 years of the famous French publishing house of children's literature, L'école des loisirs, we are showing two concurrent book exhibitions: La fabrication d'un livre and Nos héros préférés. La fabrication d'un livre shows the full creation and printing chain for a book through a… Read more

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