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Africana Studies

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Online access to Bibliographic Index is no longer available.  Print volumes for 1937-2008 (v.1-48) are available in Carrier Library. Please stop by the public service desk for assistance with retrieval.  [more info]
Carrier Library - Stack 2a
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Cambridge Histories Online provides political, economic and social history, philosophy and literature...  [more info]
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Online access to complete full text of the respected Cambridge Histories of:  Africa, Ancient China, China, Early Inner Asia, Egypt, and Iran.
Lengthy signed articles and rich bibliographies.  Keep in mind that some volumes were published over 20 years ago; if so, you will want to use other sources to update the bibliographies.
 
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Search over 500 reference titles using Credo.  [more info]
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A selective guide of reference sources, organized by academic discipline...  [more info]
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Find subject specific lists of scholarly articles in Oxford Bibliographies Online (OBO).  Each research guide in OBO provides an introduction to the topic and annotated bibliographic lists of books and articles recommended by scholars in the field.  [more info]
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Database of full-text scholarly reference books on all subjects.  [more info]
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