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Teaching Africa - Summer 2016: Getting Started

Teaching Africa - Thursday, June 9, 2016

The "Teaching Africa - Summer 2016" program will be held on Thursday, June 9, 2016, from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. It is hosted by the Melville J. Herskovits Library of African Studies at Northwestern University, and will be held in the Main Library's Video Theater. This LibGuide provides information about getting to the Library, as well as a registration form for all attendees.

This event is funded by a Department of Education Title VI Grant.

Getting to the Library from Visitor's Center Parking

Northwestern University's visitor's information page contains links to resources on getting to campus, including by public transportation and by car (including parking information).

The address for the Main Library is:

1970 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208-2300

If you follow the Driving to Campus directions and park in the garage next to the Segal Visitors Center, the Main Library is a short walk north.

Walk from Garage to Library

Entering the Library

Anyone without a Northwestern affiliate ID must register in order to enter the library. As part of the registration process, these individuals must present one of these pieces of photo identification: driver’s license, state ID card, passport, or military ID.  Registered patrons will be given a barcode to use to enter the building which will expire at the end of the day’s public hours.

Click here for more details about visiting the library.

Video Theater

The Video Theater is located on the Second Floor of the Main Library, up the stairs from the Main Library entrance (known as "The Lantern").

Video Theater pathway

Subject Guide

Esmeralda Kale
(847) 491-7684
Northwestern University Library
1970 Campus Drive
Evanston, Il 60208
Website / Blog Page

Research and Media Assistant

Gene Kannenberg Jr.
Herskovits Library of African Studies
Level 5, East Tower
Main Library
1970 N. Campus Drive
Evanston IL 60208