Guide to new acquisitions lists of library collections on Africa

Many libraries specialised on Africa provide lists of the books and journals they acquired recently. These lists include the newly produced books from and about Africa. Therefore, they give insights in the development of the local book markets as well as the book production in other countries on Africa. Additionally, they serve as tools to monitor trends in recent research.

Some examples:

Please, do add other lists of new acquisitions and make comments!

Last revision 14th Jan 2013 thanks to comments by Reto Ulrich, Marlene van Doorn and Sonia Abun-Nasr.

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This is the blog of the internet library sub-saharan Africa (ilissAfrica).

One Response to Guide to new acquisitions lists of library collections on Africa

  1. Marlene van Doorn says:

    The African Studies bibliographer at Ohio University Libraries has a blog which includes a category ‘Acquisitions’ https://www.library.ohiou.edu/subjects/africa/blog/?cat=1

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