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Find books, articles, archival materials, and other items from our collection.


The databases provide you online access to valuable information including thousands of scholarly journal articles, eBooks, images, research reports…etc.


JSTOR is a comprehensive multidisciplinary database that provides access to a wide range of scholarly journals, e-books, archives, and images across various disciplines. It encompasses the following areas: Area studies, Arts, Business & Economics, History, Humanities, Law, and Social Sciences.

The database offers page images of past issues from core scholarly journals starting from their earliest publications up until a few years prior to the present. Users have the option to browse journals by title or discipline, as well as conduct full-text or citations/abstracts searches. Additionally, JSTOR regularly adds new issues to existing titles and introduces new titles to its collection, typically on a weekly basis.

Project Muse

Project Muse is a prominent scholarly database that provides access to a vast collection of academic journals, e-books, and digital resources. It offers a diverse range of content in the humanities, social sciences, and other related fields.

Project Muse offers an extensive selection of high-quality peer-reviewed journals, e-books, and conferences, covering disciplines such as literature, history, philosophy, cultural studies, political science, and more. These resources are sourced from esteemed university presses, scholarly societies, and academic publishers worldwide.

Note: Some features of Project MUSE may not be available with a personal account, as access to full-text articles and other resources may be restricted to the Provider. Please communicate with the librarian:, if you need any assistance.
NB: Please note that Project MUSE is accessible inside and outside the Africa Institute campus.