The Nordic Africa Institute

Remote access

Normally you need to be at our premises in Uppsala to use databases we subscribe to. We can however give access to a few of these for external users at Nordic higher educational institutions.

2020-09-01: We've updated the login credentials, and the old ones are no longer valid. Please apply again if you wish to continue the resources remotely. Please note that we no longer offer EiU Country Reports.


How to:

  • Available resources are listed below.
  • Apply by reading the terms and filling out the form.
  • Use your institutional e-mail address (or tell us if you don't have such).
  • We'll get back to you as soon as possible – to your institutional e-mail address.

Resources available remotely 📡

Africa-Wide Information

African News Agency

African Writers Series


SA Media


  • You need to be a researcher, student (or the like) at a Nordic higher educational institution.
  • Credentials are valid on a year basis, expiring by the end of June. By signing the form below you agree not to transfer credentials to anyone else.
  • You may apply for renewal of the access by contacting the NAI Library.
  • NAI Library reserves the right to terminate access to the resources without prior notice.
  • See our integrity policy for how we process personal data.

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