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AFS 3610 - Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Foreign Culture: The Africans

African News

Library Press Display -

Over 250 same-day newspapers from 55 countries in their original format and language (in color when available; audio and translation for articles in some publications). Backfile includes last 60 days. Use dropdown box in upper right corner to select a title By Country or By Language.


Aljazeera Africa -

Geography and Maps of Africa

Country Overviews

African Economics

Current Politics and Economics of Africa Journal:

All Africa Website:


African Women Bibliographic Database-The database is the outgrowth of a three-volume work published in 1989 by Greenwood Press that indexed materials on African women published during the International Women's Decade, 1976-1985

Other Recommended Databases:

  • Historical Abstracts
  • Project MUSE

Women in African Colonial Histories- Jean Allman, Susan Geiger, and Nakanyike Musisi, editors. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 2002.


This video emphasizes the modern urban centers of Africa.(includes sound)