Sabinet Overview

  • The Sabinet Legacy

  • Who we are

  • Our Mission

  • Our Values

  • Products & Services

Over 35 years of changing lives through access to accurate information.

As recognised leaders in the South African information industry, Sabinet has spent over three decades bringing the world’s information to Africa and Africa’s information to the world.

Over the years, we are proud to say that we have built a well-deserved reputation for reliability, credibility, accuracy and relevance, both locally and internationally.

Sabinet’s established client base includes a wide array of local and international libraries, as well as public and private organisations, who have all partnered with us over the years to design and implement customised solutions tailored to meet their specific needs. This partnership and the ongoing dialogue we develop with our valued clients is key to our success.

At Sabinet, we always aim to consult with and understand our users’ day-to-day experience and expectations, developing new, and enhancing existing product and service lines, so that they address real issues, challenges and needs.

In addition, our long-standing partnership with OCLC empowers us to meet our vision of providing world-class products and services to libraries around the globe.

As a leading provider of services and facilities that promote access to information, the team at Sabinet is committed to:

  • offering innovative services that enable end users to easily access the information they need, where and when they need it, and
  • ensuring that libraries in Africa are able to deliver the same world-class easy access to information to their end users.

Whether you are a library, corporate, small business, student or researcher, Sabinet has solutions that will help you access the information you need to study, research and do business, at a price that is tailored to your specific needs.


Our dynamic, open and engaging company culture strives to meet the principles of Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment and as a company with heart, we are actively involved in improving the lives of those in deserving communities, through targeted educational, social and economic upliftment projects and programmes.

Our product and service range ensures that you operate effectively and efficiently, minimising costs and optimising workflows. We make sure that you have easy access to credible, accurate and up-to-date information.