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Category: African Studies

African Journal of Applied Statistics

African Journal of Applied Statistics The African Journal of Applied Statistics (AJAS) publishes original articles on applied sciences, preferably using African data. AJAS supports African development in terms of production, analysis, and utilization of its data. – Publisher

Oxford Research Encyclopedia of African History

Oxford Research Encyclopedia of African History The Oxford Research Encyclopedia of African History will cover the entire range and sweep of African history, from the earliest stone tool–using hominids to the most recent religious movements, or from new interpretations of the Mau Mau movement in Kenya to recent reconsideration of the Rwanda genocide and its

31 Oxford Scholarship Online E-books

Northwestern University Libraries now has access to the following Oxford Scholarship Online e-books.  Access through the Library’s catalog NUsearch.   Purchased through the BTAA E-book Pilot Program. Greek praise poetry and the rhetoric of divinity / Felix J. Meister. Working girls: sex, taste, and reform in the Parisian garment trades, 1880-1919 / Patricia Tilburg. Laughter and

40 Oxford Scholarship Online E-books

Northwestern University Libraries now has access to the following Oxford Scholarship Online e-books.  Access through the Library’s catalog NUsearch.   Purchased through the BTAA E-book Pilot Program. Gothic antiquity: history, romance, and the architectural imagination, 1760-1840 / Dale Townshend. Minimalist parsing / Robert C. Berwick and Edward P. Stabler. Thought and play in musical rhythm /

12 New University of Michigan Press E-Books

Northwestern University Libraries now has access to the following e-books from the University of Michigan Press. Access through the Library’s catalog NUsearch or by searching the University of Michigan Press. Dividing the Rulers: How Majority Cycling Saves Democracy The Jurisprudence of Emergency: Colonialism and the Rule of Law On Parliamentary War Coeds Ruining the Nation:

12 New University of Michigan Press E-Books

Northwestern University Libraries now has access to the following e-books from the University of Michigan Press. Access through the Library’s catalog NUsearch or by searching the University of Michigan Press. Blindness Through the Looking glass: the Performance of Blindness, Gender, and the Sensory Body Of Vagabonds and Fellow Travelers: African Diaspora Literary Culture and the

University of Michigan Press E-books backlist

Northwestern University Libraries now has temporary subscription access to the backfile (1981-2018 titles) of the University of Michigan Press. Access through the Library’s catalog NUsearch or by searching the University of Michigan Press. See the attached document for the over 1000 e-book titles. UofMbacklist

University of Michigan Press E-books frontlist

Northwestern University Libraries now has perpetual access to the frontlist (2019 publication dates) of the University of Michigan Press. Access through the Library’s catalog NUsearch or by searching the University of Michigan Press.   Current title access titles listed below are available now.  Forthcoming titles will become available when published.   Current title access: Allure of

Africana Linguistica

Africana Linguistica Africana Linguistica is dedicated to the study of African Languages with special focus on Bantu. The journal welcomes original descriptive, historical and typological papers in phonetics/phonology, morphology, syntax, lexicology and semantics. – Publisher

Cambridge Journals Digital Archive

Northwestern University Libraries now has access to the following titles from the Cambridge University Press Journals Digital Archive. Access is available by title via NUsearch or from the publisher’s website. Title Volume range Acta Neuropsychiatrica Volumes 1 (1988) – 20 (2008) Advances in Applied Probability Volumes 1 (1969) – 43 (2011) Africa: The Journal of

785 Peter Lang Publishers E-books

Northwestern University Libraries now has access to 785 Peter Lang Publishers e-books.  Access through NUsearch or through the publisher’s website (limit search to “book” and “User-accessible content” for NU and open access titles). A list of titles is available here: peter_lang_november_2018-1sa23bt.  

19 ABC-CLIO E-books

Access through the Library’s search tool, NUsearch by title. The Abolitionist Movement Biographical Dictionary of Hispanic Literature in the United States: The Literature of Puerto Ricans, Cuban Americans, and Other Hispanic Writers The Civil Rights Movement From the Winds of Manguito: Cuban Folktales in English and Spanish The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Rock History: Volume 1,