We are a large special library focused on contemporary Africa, within the fields of social sciences and some arts subjects. We are aimed at users in the Nordic countries.

AfricaLit Plus includes NAI library catalogue + free and licensed resources + more

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Monday-Thursday 10.00-17.00

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Next book display:
Wednesday November 7 at 15:00

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Noovell is a free, global news aggregator with a focus on politics and current affairs. In English. Specific section for Africa and also subpages for each country.

Recently added to the library's list of free Africa-specific databases.

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Country pages. We have compiled the institutes’ resources on each African country in one place: library resources, news articles and researchers who have expertise on a specific country are found in the country pages.

African fiction African studies Nordic Africa Institute library Research anthropology books. contemporary Africa economy history information literature politics
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