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.

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Monday-Thursday 10.00-17.00

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Next book display:
November 13, 15.00

Spoken word evening October 3

Welcome to a spoken word evening with poets from South Africa.

Film about the library

Current project

Digitization. The library has digitized a research archive on Mozambique. The material consists largely of newspaper clippings and notes glued to paper. More about the project.

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