Latest News and Announcements

Mandela day was celebrated by encouraging all Van Schaik Bookstore Managers to reach out to schools and Institutes. To encourage their stakeholders to create 3-5minute video clips showcasing various learners, principals, teachers, students, lecturers, VC etc. reading to a group of learners and students respectively.

Want to win cash while shopping for exam stationery? It can be that easy for 15 lucky Van Schaik Rewards members. Van Schaik Bookstore, in partnership with ten stationery companies, are now offering Rewards members the chance to win a weekly cash prize of R2 500 by simply buying any item from one of the partnered brands. One lucky Rewards member will also stand the chance to win a grand prize of R15 000 at the end of the promotion which runs between 13 May and 17 August 2019.

The Van Schaik Rewards App, now available for iOS and Android, offers students the choice to spend their loyalty points in any way that suits them. Van Schaik Bookstore launched a second version of the original Van Schaik Rewards app in February this year, this time around seeking to offer loyal customers more than just an extension of our popular rewards program. By downloading version 2 from the Google Play or Apple App Store and registering on the app, users can now spend their rewards at any Van Schaik store or participating retail partners.

The South African Book Development Council along with various organisations who are championing reading promotion in South Africa, will be taking to social media to engage citizens on why reading for leisure is so important. Be a part of the conversation as we celebrate World Book Day with the launch of #readbecause. At 12pm on Tuesday, 23 April 2019.

The Value of Books

05-04-2019 01:50:17 pm

The value of books When typing in the phrase "the value of books" into the Google search bar, it is with dismay that the first couple of pages are only concerned with the economic worth of books.

Giving back to our communities

27-11-2018 07:58:05 am

Van Schaik Bookstore donated care packages to students at universities countrywide with our national Good Luck with Exams campaign. This initiative was launched last year in an effort to support students in need of stationery to prepare and write their exams.

WIN a holiday adventure of a lifetime worth R45 000 for two with Van Schaik Bookstore, in association with Alcare Aloe and Garden Route and Klein Karoo Diversity partners.

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Major bookstore Van Schaik has donated study material to 120 needy students living with disabilities at the University of Limpopo’s (UL) Reakgona Disability Centre (RDC) as a way to encourage students to work hard towards their final examinations.

Van Schaik Bookstore is proud to announce that our Botswana store is now situated on the campus of the University of Botswana, Gaborone. The relocation from Fairground Malls took place early August, just in time for the University’s 1st semester.