Africana Studies: Recommended

The mission of Africana studies at Virginia Tech is to asses present cultural, and structural forces and historical conditions which have given rise to the people of African descent as well as Africans on other continents.

Africana Journals

Overview of Africana studies

Recommended online resources

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Interlibrary Loan Services

All current Virginia Tech students, faculty, and staff, regardless of your location, may request through ILLiad for materials:

  • not owned by Virginia Tech (books, articles from journals and conference proceedings, book chapters, standards, and technical papers)
  • owned by Virginia Tech but are unavailable for use (print books)
  • owned by Virginia Tech and available in print (scans of articles from journals and conference proceedings, book chapters, standards, and technical papers)

We ship requests via UPS to users outside the immediate Blacksburg area (Montgomery, Giles and Pulaski counties).

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