African Studies Resources
Online Research Guides
Country Reference Sources
Africa South of the Sahara. London: Europa Publishers. Current year.
Doe Reference Hall DT351.A1 .A35
African Studies Articles
Abstracts and some full-text to journal articles, books, and press reports covering many aspects of African Studies. Includes many African-published sources.
Contains over 700,000 articles from 120 news publications throughout Africa. Also includes press releases and documents from 200 governments and non-governmental organizations in and outside of Africa. 30% of articles are in French.
Black Studies Center (BSC)
Includes three modules: The Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience which includes interdisciplinary essays on the Black Experience; International Index to Black Periodicals (IIBP), a database covering some 150 scholarly and popular Black Studies journals, many of them in full text; and the full text backfile of the influential black newspaper The Chicago Defender (1910-1975).
Quarterly Index of African Periodical Literature
Indexes over 300 selected scholarly periodicals acquired regularly from 29 African countries. Also includes selected publications of non-governmental organizations, covering a wide range of topics.