The University of Tampa Macdonald-Kelce Library

African Studies

The purpose of this guide is to help students find reliable information about various topics and issues concerning Africa.

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Library of Congress Classification

DT - History of Africa

1:7-12.25...................Description and travel

15-16......................Ethnography
17-39......................History
43-154.....................Egypt
154.1-159.9................Sudan. Anglo-Egyptian Sudan
160-177....................North Africa
179.2-179.9................Northwest Africa
181-346....................Maghrib. Barbery States
348-363.3..................Central Sub-Saharan Africa
365-469....................Eastern Africa
470-671...................West Africa. West Coast
1001-1190................Southern Africa
1251-1465................Angola
1501-1685................Namibia. South-West Africa
1701-2405................South Africa
2421-2525................Botswana. Bechuanaland
2541-2686................Lesotho. Basutoland
2701-2825...............Swaziland
2831-2864...............British Central Africa. Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland
2871-3025...............Zimbabwe. Southern Rhodesia
3031-3145...............Zambia. Northern Rhodesia
3161-3257..............Malawi. Nyasaland
3291-3415..............Mozambique
 
PL - Languages and Literature of Africa
 
8000–8844.............African languages and literature
     8000–8009............Languages
     8009.5–8014..........Literature
     8015–8021............Languages. By region or country
     8024–8027............Special families of languages
     8035–8844............Special languages (alphabetically)
 

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