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The African studies companion : a guide to information sources

Author: Hans M Zell
Publisher: Glais Bheinn : Hans Zell, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd rev. and expanded edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Bibliographie
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
African studies companion.
Glais Bheinn : Hans Zell, 2003
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hans M Zell
ISBN: 0954102916 9780954102913
OCLC Number: 51963475
Notes: "Print and online"--Cover.
Includes index.
Description: xxiii, 545 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Online access/Access control and verification --
General online resources on Africa and African studies, and the best starting points on the Web --
African search engines, Web directories, and portals --
General Web resources on Africa --
Academic and scholarly resources on African studies --
Beginners' guides and Web tutorials --
Gateways, portals and mega sites --
Guides to library, archival and manuscript collections --
Databases, indexes, and thesauri --
Directories --
Sources for e-books --
Directories of African studies scholars --
Online guides to African studies programmes and research centres --
Guides to funding sources --
The major general reference tools (print or print/online, CD-ROM, and microform) --
Annuals and yearbooks --
Bibliographies and guides to sources --
Africa (General) --
Some regional bibliographies and sources --
Dictionaries and glossaries --
Directories of libraries, publishers, and museums --
Directories of organizations --
Directories of research and teaching, and of Africanist scholars (in print format) --
General interest reference resources --
Guides to electronic resources and the Internet (in print format) --
Guides to government, official and UN publications --
Guides to library collections and archival sources --
Handbooks and encyclopaedias --
Research materials in microform --
Theses and dissertations --
Current bibliographies, indexing and abstracting services, and review media (print and online) --
Current bibliographies and continuing sources --
Collective online catalogue databases.
Responsibility: editor, Hans M. Zell.
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