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

Opening hours 🕔

Monday-Thursday 10.00-17.00

Today, Monday 15 April, the library is closed for lunch between 13-14 hrs.

April 18-22: closed

News 📌

Next book display:
Wednesday May 8 at 15:00

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We are redesigning our institute website to make it easier to use.

If you have a moment, please participate by doing a survey and activity on organising content.

Film about the library

Selected resource 🏅

Digital Sources in Europe for African History. Freely available article on digital resources for African history. Lots of links to resources but also a discussion about digitization as such.

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