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Twentieth Century South African History through Biography: Getting Started

course guide

Background information

Articles

  • Academic Search Premier
    Good general database for articles.
  • ATLA Religion Database

    Excellent coverage of the church in South Africa.
  •  Art Full Text
    Art Full Text is a bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts articles from periodicals published throughout the world. Full-text coverage for selected periodicals is also included.
  • RILM Abstracts of Music Literature
    RILM offers broad international coverage base. It includes music related works from articles, books, bibliographies,
  • Africa-Wide Information
    Provides multi-disciplinary coverage about Africa.
  • AfricaBib.org 
    Indexes Africana journal literature, and Africa Women's Studies.
  • AllAfrica.com - Africa News Online 
    Provides an extensive range of news services on Africa.
  • Historical Abstracts
    History of all countries except the US and Canada since 1450.  Includes articles and books.
  • Dissertations and Theses: Full Text
  • Ethnic Newswatch
    Full text of articles from newspapers and newsletters published by minority groups in the U.S.  back to 1960.
  • Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals
  • Lexis Nexis Academic
    For recent South African newspaper articles and legal information.  Go to Sources/Countries/South Africa
  • MLA
    Covers literature and writers.
  • PAIS
    For articles, government documents and NGO reports.
  • SportDiscus
    Indexes book and article literature on sport from 1949 to the present. 
  • Women's Studies International

 

Your Librarian

Carson Holloway
Contact:
Librarian for Military History, History of Science and Technology, Britain, Ireland and Commonwealth



Perkins and Lilly Libraries

919-660-5997

email: carson.holloway@duke.edu

Locating articles

Found an article? Click on Get it @ Duke to locate the full-text for items you find in the databases. A box will pop up and tell you if the item is available online or in print.

Need help using Get it @ Duke? Check out this short tutorial (2 min).

Not available through Duke? Request it (free!) from another library using Document Delivery.