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African Studies and Anthropology

African Studies and Anthropology


African Studies and Anthropology Subject Pages

This guide brings together key resources for the students of African Studies and Anthropology. Use the tabs at the side to help you find books, ebooks, articles, journals and more.

Getting Started

Use this guide for an overview of available resources.

Check for any ResourceLists for your Course or module, as well as any other information from your course, module handbooks, tutors.

Familiarise yourself with FindIt@Bham  which is a one-stop shop for finding print and electronic collections owned by the University of Birmingham

Use the tabs on the right to find out about how to locate, evaluate and cite the best resources for your subject area.



Recommended resources

Here are a few important online resources to help you on your way:

Africa Bibliography

Includes monographs, chapters, articles, and pamphlets. 

African Digital Repositories

List of repositories within the African continent compiled by the International African Institute

Oxford research encyclopedias. African history / editor in chief, Thomas Spear.

Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2016]

African Studies Abstracts Online

ASA Online provides a quarterly overview of journal articles and edited works on Africa in the field of the social sciences and the humanities available in the ASC library (Leiden)

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