Central Africa Collections

The Sabinet African Archives portal currently offers an index to collections within academic institutions of South Africa. We are busy expanding this index. Sabinet also offers a hosting and digitisation solution to online collection holders to make it more discoverable to researchers globally.

Disclaimer — The collections listed on the Sabinet African Archives may include materials that reflect the attitudes, perspectives, and beliefs of different times. These materials are presented as part of historical records. Inclusion of these materials does not mean endorsement of or agreement with by Sabinet on any views or terms expressed in the descriptions and/or materials. Read more …

Musee National N’Djamena


At the time of the Musee National N'Djamena of African Modern Art establishment, it had four rooms for prehistory, protohistory, archives, folk arts, crafts and traditions. The prehistory room, at least in 1965,…

Boganda National Museum


The museum displays arts and traditions of country through collections of pottery, coins, ritual masks, and traditional musical instruments. In a colonial villa in the rue du Languedoc, this museum…

Mia Farrow Collection


The Mia Farrow Collection contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, notes, photographs, writings, and speeches pertaining to Ms. Farrow's activism and advocacy in Africa, particularly regarding Darfur, Sudan. There are also materials…

Publications


Publications focused on the following languages: Kako, Lamnso', Koonzime, Mofu-Gudur, Makaa, Kom (Cameroon), Nomaande, Mundani, Karang, Nugunu (Cameroon), Meta', Daba, Mbuko, Ngiemboon, Zulgo-Gemzek, Ejagham, Bafut, Akoose, Cameroon Mambila, Muyang, Gude,…