The book has previously been published in both English and Swedish versions.
Now only the English version is revised.
A guide to African studies, primarily within the area of social sciences. Provides practical guidance on handbooks, databases, statistics and other support for literature and fact searches.
Aimed primarily at university students and researchers, but also teachers and pupils at upper secondary schools and folk high schools, librarians, journalists and aid workers. The ambition is to give a clear and practical guide to literature.
In the previous editions you can find older references, and articles that are not included in later editions.
At the Nordic Africa Day for Librarians (Apr 8, 2014) NAI librarians did presentations based on the chapters. They are available for download on the event page.