Special issue of the e-journal Wagadu about the topic: "Women's Activism for Gender Equality in Africa". Also see for other issues of the journal as there are other articles dealing with African countries. Access to articles is free. [editors ilissAfrica]
The Africa Knowledge Project offers e-journals and databases on African topics. Access to the fulltexts is subject to a fee / subscription. But you can view the abstracts for free. For a list of databases and e-journals see table of contents. [editors ilissAfrica]"Africa Knowledge Project, known as AKP, is an initiative by AfricaResource Center, Inc., dedicated to academic research onAfrica and its Diaspora. AKP focuses on Africa-centered knowledge and research from a diverse range of disciplines. While it values the contribution of Western scholarship, AKP moves away from epistemic schemes of interpretation that represent Western world-views and research interpretations as central and global, and all others as indigenous or vernacular." [according to site editor’s information] ... [changed]
INEP is a public research institution in Guinea-Bissau, founded in 1984. Its website offers you a lot of resources: digitised historical photographs, the fulltext of two scientific journals (starting from 1985/86), several fulltexts of theses, CVs of researchers, information about partners and projects. "Studies and research mainly focus on social sciences, economy, anthropology, modern history, environmental studies and applied technologies. The research programmes are clearly related to developmental issues. INEP has the mission to preserve and to produce knowledge about Guinea-Bissau." [editors ilissAfrica] ... [according to site editor’s information]
AfricaBib is the culmination of twenty-five years of Africana research.The site consists of three bibliographic databases covering Africana periodical literature (Bibliography of Africana Periodical Literature Database), African Women's literature (African Women's Database) and the Women Travelers Bibliographical Database (Women Travelers, Explorers and Missionaries to Africa: 1763-2004: A Comprehensive English Language Bibliography). Everything is free of charge.
[according to site editor's information] ... [supplemented and changed]
Digital Library of the Département d'Histoire de la Facultés Lettres et Sciences Humaines - Université Cheikh Anta Diop - Senegal, one of the most famous universities in francophone Africa. The site offers many full text documents. One focus is on slavery. The institute furthermore runs a digitization project of all the theses written there since 1963. A list with the titles of the digitized documents can already be seen online. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
The Estudios de África at the Centro de Estudios de Asia e África of the Colegio de México publishes the Revista Estudios De Asia Y África, you can find the full text articles as from 2000 onwards. Moreover you can find a lot of information and full texts under: Temas académicos, especially concerning the topic of Gender. [editors ilissAfrica]
Website of Department of African Languages and Cultures at the Faculty of Oriental Studies at the University of Warsaw, Poland. The Department has three sections: Ethiopian, Hausa and Swahili Studies. You will find information on the studies, research and other events of the institue, as well as the table of contents of their journal "Studies of the Department of African Languages and Cultures" since 1989. ... [editors ilissAfrica]