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Resources for Global Titles

This is a library guide for resources in global languages at Rolfing Library.

African Studies

African Studies at Columbia: Many topics are available online among the Columbia University Libraries' research collection on Africa.

Study on Egypt

  • UCLA Encyclopedia of Egyptology provides an encyclopedia on ancient Egyptian history and culture with peer-reviewed articles from the world's leading Egyptologists, archaeologists, linguists, art historians, geologists, and others. Topics include scarabs, Osiris and the deceased, famine, and cordage production. Search, or browse papers by year. The articles are in English, each with an abstract in Arabic.

African Storybook Collection

African Storybook Collection 

This collection has thousands of openly licensed free picture storybooks in the languages of Africa for children’s literacy, enjoyment, and imagination. It also has tools for translating, adapting, and creating picture storybooks for children from age two to the first three or four years of primary school. Through this short guide, please explore the tools to help you develop, publish, and use contextually appropriate storybooks that can be read online or offline, downloaded and printed.