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LIBRARY GUIDE TO HST 3010 - Historical Thinking/Writing (Bekele)

Remote Library Services
At KL: Library OneSearch

Beyond KL: MelCat
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.
Interlibrary Loan

Interlibrary Loan
You may request materials we don't have and we'll borrow them from another library for you.

Background information
These books provide overviews of the history of Africa, country-specific information, and suggestions for further reading:

The Cambridge History of Africa (online)
An 8-volume series that provides an overview of African history from the earliest times to 1975

New Encyclopedia of Africa (Ref. DT 2 .N48 2008)
Journal articles
Useful databases for scholarly articles in African history:
Major journals of African history: For more journals: To find articles that KL does not have:
  • Restricted to OU students, faculty, and staff Historical Abstracts
    A comprehensive history database to search for journal articles.
    Use the link to determine if the article is available online in another database or in print in the library. If it isn't, you can request it electronically from another library.
Primary sources

Primary Sources online: Images Maps Archived websites
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Dominique Daniel
Humanities Librarian for History and Modern Languages

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