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Africa Resource Guide: Welcome

Overview of Africa including history and culture

Mount Kilimajaro in Kenya courtesy of Pixaby

Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa Courtesy of Pixabay Images CC0 Public Domain

About This Guide

This resource guide was designed to provide you with assistance in locating good sources of information as you do research on African history and culture. 

To navigate this guide, click on the tabs above, or the links below. Tabs with a down arrow have subpages with more information.  If you need help, please contact me.

  • Find articles includes newspapers, journals, and databases. 
  • Find books has a link to our catalog and some suggested books at our library.
  • Find e-books has books you can access online.
  • Geography, History, People, and Religion tabs have e-books and reference articles. Be sure to look at the subpages.
  • Country Information has a map of Africa and reference articles about each country.
  • Multimedia has streaming videos, music, and digital collections.

Quick Search for Articles

Here's some links of full text articles for quick information on Africa.

Selected E-Books

Here's some e-books for a quick information on Africa.


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