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African Studies  

A guide to resources for African Studies research.
Last Updated: Aug 21, 2014 URL: http://guides.lib.uchicago.edu/africa Print Guide RSS Updates

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Welcome

The Library supports teaching and research on sub-Saharan African topics as specified in the Collection Development Policy. This guide provides access to a selection of relevant resources. Please do not hesitate to ask if you would like further assistance.

 

Your Librarians

For assistance with research on North Africa, please contact the librarians for the Middle East or the Ancient Near East.

For assistance with research on Sub-Saharan Africa, please contact Ellen Bryan or one of the librarians listed below.

Chris Winters: Bibliographer for Anthropology, Geography, and Maps

Jeffry Archer: Head of Reference and Bibliographer for Business and Economics

Paul Belloni: Social Service Administration Librarian and Bibliographer for Education, Psychology and Social Service Administration

June Farris: Bibliographer for Slavic and East European Studies and Bibliographer for Linguistics

Sarah Hogan: Bibliographer for Sociology, Political Science, Public Policy, and International Studies

Anne Knafl: Bibliographer for Religion and Philosophy

Scott Landvatter: Bibliographer for Music and Dance

Nancy Spiegel: Bibliographer for Art and Cinema and Bibliographer for History

Starting Points

  • Africa-Wide Information  
      
    Multidisciplinary collection of databases. Subjects include politics, economics, development, history, health, natural resources and biodiversity, current affairs, cultural history and heritage.
  • African Studies (Oxford Bibliographies)  
      
    Scroll down for links to the articles, which cover both broad introductory topics (for example, History and the Study of Africa) and more focused studies (for example, Chinua Achebe).
  • Africa South of the Sahara
    Extensive selection of Africa-related internet resources.

On and Off Campus

Subject Specialist

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Ellen Bryan
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Reference Librarian
Dissertation Office, Head
Bibliographer for African Studies
Regenstein Library Room 100B
773-702-4483
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