A list of selected works on African history that are held by the library can be found here.
electronic format here
To find books on African history, browse the shelves in these call numbers for the following subject areas:
DT1-3415: History of Africa
GN550-674: Ethnic Groups, by region or country
To find primary sources in the print format search use the EIU Library Catalog. Link to the library catalog here.
Examples of primary souces for African history in the Booth Library collection are:
Africa and the West: A Documentary History from the Slave Trade to Independence ... REF DT353.5.E9 A34 2001
Crosscurrents in the Black Atlantic, 1770-1965: A Brief History with Documents ... Stacks DT 16.5.C76 2008