AfricaUpdate is the quarterly newsletter of the Central Connecticut State University African
Studies Program, which is part of Central Connecticut State University International Area
Africa Research Central
This clearinghouse of African primary sources assists researchers and information professionals to identify, locate, track, and preserve archival materials, manuscripts, photographs, and artifacts about Africa.
The Internet African American History Challenge
The Internet African American History Challenge is an Internet-based
curriculum enhancement tool for Black History education programs. The Internet African American History Challenge consists of test questions based on the lives of important 19th century African Americans. The questions are based on biographical
profiles (available at the web site) of African Americans who have made
major contributions to the political, religious and artistic life of
America. This internet web site encourages the stu dy of African American
historical figures who have called America to be a better place.
The Journal of African History
The Journal of African History publishes articles and book reviews
ranging widely over the African past, from the late Stone Age to the
1970s. Contributions dealing with pre-colonial history, and with the
historical relationships between Africa and the African diaspora are
The Story of Africa (BBC)
The Story of Africa tells the history of the continent from an
African perspective. Africa's top historians take a fresh look at the
events and characters that have shaped the continent from the origins of
humankind to the end of South African apartheid.
Archives: Africa Archives (Haines Brown)
This is part of World History Archives which is a repository for documents that support an
understanding of world history and the struggle for social progress.
History: Africa as a whole
A repository for documents for teaching and understanding contemporary
world history and the struggle for social progress. These archives are
associated with Gateway to World History- a collection of resources for
the study of world history, and with Images of World History- a pre-modern
image archive. It includes resources on Egypt
and the Maghrib, The
Africa, Eastern Africa, and Southern