East 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.

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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


The structures documented include: Biete Golgotha, Biete Abba Libanos (House of Abbot Libanos), Biete Denagel (House of Virgins), Biete Debre Sina, Biete Amanuel (House of Emmanuel), Biete Gabriel Raphael (House…

Price Collection

Descriptive grammar of Chuabo Chuabo-English dictionary English-Chuabo vocabulary Grammar of ChiSena Sena-English dictionary The Speakers of Kokola-Lolo Sample texts: Kokola and Lolo A Lolo-English vocabulary