Africa-Wide Information (formerly, Africa-Wide NIPAD): South African Studies

A guide for the use of the 50 databases available in Africa-Wide Information.

Sample Topics

Please note that all the topics listed below pertain to South Africa unless otherwise stated.

Farm Workers

Labor Law

Rural Working Conditions

Rural Housing

Land Reform




Municipal Affairs

Afrikaans Language & Literature

Afrikaans Culture

South African Literature in English

Black South African Auithors

Literary Manuscript Collections

Research Reports

Legal Abbreviations

Government Publications



South African Studies

The databases listed below are all part of the South African Studies cluster of databases in Africa-Wide Information. Since they cannot be individually hyperlinked, you may click here to go to the Africa-Wide Information search page.  Also please note that information for the annotations below has been acquired from the NISC website. 

Subject Guide

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