Ottoman map of Africa. Source: Wikimedia Commons
Electronic Reference Works
Gumberg Library subscribes to a number of collections of electronic reference works. To use these e-reference collections off-campus, you must enter your Multipass username and password when you click on a link.
Politics & History
On this page you will find listed selected resources on African Politics and History. You will find reference books, both print and electronic, databases useful for finding magazine and journal articles, links that will find books in the QuickSearch online catalog, and selected reliable websites.
Find Background Information
Not all these reference works are devoted to Africa, but African politics and history are covered in them. To access electronic reference books from off campus, you will need to enter your Multipass username and password when you click on the title link.
Click on a link below to find all books and other materials on that subject in the online catalog. To read any of the electronic books off-campus, you will first have to enter your Multipass information.
To access some of the electronic journals from off campus, you will need to enter your Multipass username and password.
More on Finding Books
To use these databases off-campus you must enter your Multipass username and password when you click on a link.