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In an innovative development for South African education, Van Schaik Bookstore has launched a unique new e-textbook offering that provides an interactive educational tool for students, lecturers and other professionals ...

Gift ideas for Valentine's Day

14-02-2013 12:00:00 am

Spoil your Valentine with a special gift available at selected Van Schaik Bookstores.

Full colour, high detail posters featuring schematics and pertinent information of various systems and vital anatomy. Ideal for students and medical professionals alike.

You've found a great opportunity: you're able to work and go to school at the same time to earn a degree or take courses for personal interest. But once you've started, you can't seem to find time to fit everything in. Here are some guidelines ...

Our not-to-be-missed annual book sale will take place from 8 – 26 October 2012. Get 80% discount on Selected Academic books and 50% on Selected General books ...

The dawn of social media ushered in a new way for people to connect to each other and to brands in the online space ...

Between June and August Van Schaik hosted a MXIt poetry competition. The best poems were sourced, including those from the UJ poetry society known as 'Ink Monarkey' and a Top 10 was chosen ...

We are very proud to announce that we are this year’s winner of the prestigious Sefika Academic Bookseller of the Year Award.

Despite fears of email's prominence waning due to the meteoric rise of social media and smart phones, the opposite is happening. The latest studies suggest that people are now using their smart phones to consume media, browse the web and read email more ...

Pagford is, seemingly, an English idyll, with a cobbled market square and an ancient abbey, but what lies behind the pretty facade is a town at war ...