What is a database? Generally speaking, a database is a collection of records. These record might be citations, full text documents, academic articles, news stories, music, videos etc. Some databases are multidisciplinary, while others focus on particular topic, academic discipline, or media. Below is a collection of databases that may be useful for your research.
For a complete listing see: Databases by Subject: African Studies
Other Useful Databases
Find Journals Published in Africa