Nigeria:
Resources in the Reed-Gumenick Library

Print References
 
R133 C381 Man, Myth & Magic. New York: Marshall Cavendish, 1995.

R305.8 W927 Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures & Daily Life. Detroit: Gale, 1998.
 
R310.58 S797 Statesman's year-book: the politics, cultures, and economics
of the world 2006. New York: Palgrave Publishers, 2005.

R730 K39 Kerchache, Jacques. Art of Africa. New York: Abrams, 1993.

R960 H351 Haskins, James and Joann Biondi. From Afar to Zulu: A Dictionary of
African Cultures. New York: Walker, 1995.
R960 M982 Murray, Jocelyn. Cultural Atlas of Africa. New York:
Checkmark Books, 1998.
R960 P133 Page, Willie F. The Encyclopedia of African History and Culture.
New York: Facts on File, 2001
R960 S556 Shillington, Kevin, editor. Encyclopedia of African History.
New York: Fitzroy Dearborn, 2005.

R980 P419 Peoples of Africa. New York: Marshall Cavendish, 2000.

 

Web Resources
CIA Factbook
http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook
Info on geography, people, government, economy, communication, and transportation.
Library of Congress: Country Studies
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/cshome.html
Country Study for Nigeria was last updated in 1991; information still relevant for history.
State Department Background Notes
http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/
Information includes a profile and more in-depth coverage of people, history, government, political conditions, economy, and foreign relations.
 
updated by Allen Chamberlain, January 2006.