Tanzania Collections

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Manuscripts


The collection holds Corry, Kiswahili and Arabic manuscripts. Over  1180 titles of manuscripts have been microfilmed and out of these, 291 titles for Corry papers have also been microfiche. The…

Theses


This collection contains theses documents from the former sister colleges of the University of East Africa. Currently, more than 2,158 theses titles have been microfilmed, jacketed and are on microfiche.…

Maps


Most maps received are East African maps from various Government Survey Departments and are located in the East Africana Collection. Atlases and gazetteer are located in the Reference section.

United Nations Documents


United Nations (U.N.) documents consist of those issued by the main U.N. body such as the General Assembly, Security Council, Regional Commissions, as well as those issued by various U.N.…

Government Publications


Before official publications are catalogued they are shelved together and arranged under names of countries. Because catalogued works are shelved with other classified sequences of books, pamphlets, and periodicals, and…

East Africana Collection


This is a research collection containing items on East Africa particularly Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda, with the emphasis on Tanzania. The items consist of books, pamphlets, periodicals, newspapers, manuscripts, theses…

Herpetology Collection


In terms of the distribution of amphibian and reptile specimens represented in the collection: 99% of specimens are from the southern half of Africa with 90% representing the Free State…

Kua Ruins


The collection consists of 3D models, a panoramic tour, maps, photographs, etc