Making African History (HIS G9762): Full Text Databases, Dissertations, & Archives

Full Text Databases -- Historical Documents

  • African Bluebooks, 1821-1953. British Online Archives. (Selections from the British Foreign & Commonwealth Office)

  • Aluka-Struggles for Freedom in Southern Africa (Anti-apartheid/liberation movement documents; periodicals)
  • Annual Departmental Reports Relating to Nigeria and the British Cameroons, 1887-1962. British Online Archives. (Selections from the British Foreign & Commonwealth Office)

  • Apartheid South Africa: 1948-1980 (Selections from UK National Archives)
  • Confidential Print, Africa 1834-1966 (Selected CO & FO records in UK National Archives)
  • Digital National Security Archive (U.S. government Southern Africa policy)
  • eHRAF collection of ethnography (e-books)
  • Gallica--Voyages en Afrique (Selections from Bibliothèque nationale de France)
  • Hein Online (inc. Foreign Relations of the United States)
  • House of Commons-Parliamentary Papers (British foreign/colonial policy)
  • Nineteenth Century Collections--Europe & Africa (Selections from UK National Archives)
  • Dissertations

  • African Theses and Dissertations -- on the Internet (Karen Fung, Africa South of the Sahara--Selected Internet Resources, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California)
  • The Center for Research Libraries: Dissertations Catalog (Chicago, Illinois)
  • Curto, José C. and Raymond R. Gervais. Bibliography of Canadian master's theses and doctoral dissertations on Africa, 1905-1993. (Montréal: Canadian Association of African Studies, 1994)
  • Cyberthèses: publication et diffusion en ligne des thèses (Lyons, France ; Montréal, Canada)
  • Proquest Digital Dissertations. (Ann Arbor, MI: ProQuest University Microfilms International, 1980-)
  • Union List of Theses and Dissertations Held by Universities and Research Institutions in Kenya. (Ruth Thomas et al., Kenya Information Preservation Society, Nairobi, Kenya)
  • University of Nairobi, Kenya, Digital Repository: Theses and Dissertations
  • Lauer, Joseph J. et al., comps. American and Canadian doctoral dissertations and masters' theses on Africa, 1974-1987. (Atlanta: Crossroads Press and Emory University for the African Studies Association, 1989)
  • Lauer, Joseph J. et al., comps. "Recent Doctoral Dissertations." In ASA news: for African Studies Association members. (Atlanta: African Studies Association, 1981-2006)
  • Mémoire Online (France)
    Masters' thesis repository
  • Price, Helen C. et al., comps. Theses on Africa, 1976-1988: accepted at the universities of the United Kingdom and Ireland. Published for the Standing Conference on Library Materials on Africa. (London; New York: Hans Zell, 1993)
  • Sims, Michael and Alfred Kagan. American and Canadian doctoral dissertations and master's theses on Africa, 1886-1974. (Waltham, Mass.: African Studies Association, 1976)
  • Catalogue SUDOC: Rechercher par "Note de thèse" (ABES--Agence bibliographique de l'enseignement supérieur, Montpellier, France)
  • South African Universities' Theses & Dissertations Catalogs and Selected Electronic Full-Text
  • Thè de 1985 au présent (ABES--Agence bibliographique de l'enseignement supérieur, Montpelier, France)