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Maps & Travel Guides: Travel Guides

Finding Travel Guides

The Melville J. Herskovits Library of African Studies has numerous guidebooks that you can check out and take with you on your travels. The best way to search for them is to use the terms "Guidebooks" or "Description and travel."

When in NUsearch, click the "Advanced Search" option (next to the gold "Search" button). Then input your search terms as follows:

  1. Indicate the country you're traveling to.
  2. Add a second subject of "guidebooks" or "description and travel" (as a phrase)
  3. Click the "Search" button.

For example, to search for guidebooks on Kenya, you'd set your search terms as follows:

Selected Guides for Specific Countries and Regions

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