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AFI Catalog [via ProQuest]
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American Film Institute (AFI) Catalog is the most authoritative resource of American film information for the years 1893 - 1971, including summaries, technical and cast information, and bibliographies.
Coverage: 1893-1971
Tags: Film
Africa Bibliography
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The Africa Bibliography is an authoritative guide to works in African studies published under the auspices of the International African Institute annually since 1984.
Africa Development Indicators

The primary World Bank collection of development indicators on Africa, compiled from officially-recognized international sources. It presents the most current and accurate global development data available, and includes national, regional and global estimates.

Coverage: 1960 - 2-12
Africa Journals Online Open Access
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African Journals OnLine (AJOL) is one of the largest and preeminent platform of African-published scholarly journals. This list contains over 266 open-access journal titles.
Africa-Wide Information [via EBSCO]
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Africa-Wide Information (formerly Africa Wide NiPAD) combines databases to form a multidisciplinary aggregation of sources offering unique and extensive coverage of all facets of Africa and African studies. Includes over 2.4 million citations and abstracts dating back to the 16th century.The advanced search allows the research to search all the collected datasets or focus on particular sets.
Coverage: 2000-present
Tags: Africa, Cultural Studies
AfricaBib

AfricaBib is a collection of Africana social science titles, presented in one easily accessible location on the internet. It is the culmination of over forty years of Africana research. The site consists of two bibliographic databases covering Africana periodical literature (Africana Periodical Literature) and African Women’s literature (African Women). You will also find a comprehensive bibliography on women travelers and explorers to Africa (Women Travelers, Explorers and Missionaries to Africa). In June 2012 two other bibliographies have been added, on Islam in Contemporary Sub-Saharan Africa compiled by Paul Schrijver, and on Kenya Coast compiled by Jan Hoorweg.

African American Newspaper Collection [via Accessible Archives]
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Full-text of seven 19th Century African American Newspapers: Freedom's Journal, The Colored American (Weekly Advocate), The North Star, The National Era, Provincial Freeman, Frederick Douglass Paper, The Christian Recorder. Coverage varies by newspaper.
African American Newspapers, series 1 and 2
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This is a subset of America's Historical Newspapers and can be searched in combination with the other parts or separately by selecting them from the dropdown menu
Coverage: 1827-1998
African Americans and National Identities in Central America

An interdisciplinary, multinational research program to reconceptualize and document, both visually and textually, the history of people of African descent in Central America. Supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities Collaborative Research Program, Mount Holyoke College and The Center for Central American Historical Research at the Universidad de Costa Rica.