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HIST 183: History of Early West Africa

Professor Thabiti Willis - Spring 2021

Start With What You Have

Use the resources you already have to find more information:

  • Revisit the bibliographies and notes of course readings for this course, but also for other courses in this field.
  • Browse the call number areas of books you know are related to your topic. 
  • Follow up on references you've found while searching the web.

Reference Works

Reference works complement your course reading.  They can help you gain background information, clarify facts, and most importantly, point to key primary sources and scholarship.