This 'Getting Started' page gives you links to key resources and information for African Studies. The tabs above lead to more in-depth information about different types of resources including archives, books, journals, theses, film, news sources, and official papers.
The reading room in Rhodes House (Commonwealth and African collections) closed on Friday 12 September 2014. The services for Commonwealth and African collections reopened in The Charles Wendell David Reading Room together with services for Oriental manuscripts on Monday 29 September 2014.
The links on the right-hand side provide library and contact information for Lucy McCann, Archivist for the Africa collections at the Weston Library. You may also contact Sarah Rhodes, African and Commonwealth Subject Consultant, for subject enquiries.
Ways to access subscription resources off campus:
For further information see the Bodleian Libraries remote access guide.
The Collection Policy for African Studies in the Bodleian Libraries is available below: