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LIBRARY GUIDE TO History - Africa

Background information
The Cambridge History of Africa
An 8-volume series that provides an overview of African history from the earliest times to 1975.

New Encyclopedia of Africa
Print. Ref. DT 2 .N48 2008
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A statewide catalog of many of Michigan's libraries. It allows you to request books at another library be sent to Kresge Library for you.

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Interlibrary Loan
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Journal articles
Africa Bibliography
Guide to works in African Studies since 1984.

Restricted to OU students, faculty, and staff Historical Abstracts
Covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) from 1450 to the present, including world history, military history, women's history, the history of education, and more. Provides indexing of more than 1700 academic historical journals in over 40 languages since 1955. How to export to RefWorks

Restricted to OU students, faculty, and staff JSTOR : Full text articles from many journals in African studies and history.

Restricted to OU students, faculty, and staff Project MUSE Includes many journals in African studies.

Major journals of African history
See also
Primary sources
Archived websites Statistics
The transatlantic slave trade
South Africa
Books on South African history at KL
Primary sources
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Dominique Daniel
Humanities Librarian for History and Modern Languages

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