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African Studies Resources: Southern Africa

Guide to resources of the Melville J. Herskovits Library of African Studies

Overview Tools

Resources in the Herskovits Library

Online Resources

International Journalism Course: South Africa

The library currently receives the following newspapers in hard copy, in addition to online access:

  • City Press
  • Chronic Chimurenga
  • Mail & Guardian
  • Southern Cross
  • Sowetan

Use the catalog (NUsearch) for online access and for information on hardcopy locations of the newspapers, and for locating other resources on South Africa. Additionally, search in other databases listed below.

Exploring South Africa through its Contemporary Literature

Contact Us

Florence Mugambi, African Studies Librarian  |  florence.mugambi@northwestern.edu

Herskovits Library  |  africana@northwestern.edu