Kiswahili 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…

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…