This research guide is structured around the resources and tools suggested for the study of Africana Studies. This guide, while by no means comprehensive, is intended to be a starting point for scholars interested in the subject and looking for assistance in understanding the subject and wealth of information associated. For the purposes of this guide, Africana Studies is limited to the study of Africa and the Diaspora in a variety of areas of interest including, but not limited to: Science, History, Philosophy, Art and Literature, and Social Sciences.
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