Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

History, Africa *: Journal Titles

This guide is intended to help any faculty, graduate, or undergraduate student find resources in the area of African history.

Journals (Selected Titles)

Africa Research Bulletin: Political, Social and Cultural Series
"The coverage of the Political, Social and Cultural Series includes: Continental Alignments, Internal Developments, National Security, Military, Overseas Relations and Social and Cultural, with countries and regional entities listed alphabetically within each of these main sections. All sources are acknowledged and each issue is comprehensively indexed..."

History in Africa
"History In Africa: A Journal of Method focuses on historiographical and methodological concerns and publishes textual analysis and criticism, historiographical essays, bibliographical essays, archival reports and articles on the role of theory and non-historical data in historical investigation..."

International Journal of African Historical Studies
"The International Journal of African Historical Studies is devoted to the study of the African past. All aspects of Africa's history are covered from prehistoric archaeology to the present problems of the continent, including the interaction between Africa and the Afro-American people of the New World. Articles are in both English and French, and the publication of original source materials, drawn from both written and oral sources, is encouraged..."

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 present. In recent years increasing prominence has been given to economic, cultural and social history..."