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Mapping African Migrations (HIST 3776)

This guide provides resources and tips for researching spatial histories, and more broadly, conducting historical research, for Abosede George's History Course: Mapping African Migrations (Fall 2019). Librarian: Vani Natarajan Professor: Abosede George

Course Guide for Mapping African Migrations

In this guide, you'll find resources to help you with your research for the course Mapping African Migrations:

  • Resources to research background and contextual information on your topic and the approaches you might be bringing to your research (see links below)
  • Places to find books in print and online
  • Databases for locating articles, including scholarly and peer-reviewed articles
  • Resources that will help you find maps and other geospatial history sources
  • Approaches to finding primary sources
  • Resources for citing your sources and writing in Africana Studies
  • Guidelines for getting required course texts for free via the Library

Please feel free to book an appointment with me on my calendar page, for further support with your research.


George Arents Collection, The New York Public Library. "Lagos, Nigeria." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-a308-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Encyclopedias and Other Reference Sources