University of Oxford

Oxford Bodleian Library of African StudiesThe Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House (http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/rhodes) houses many important African-related collections. These include the papers of :-

Cecil Rhodes http://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk/dept/scwmss/wmss/online/online.htm#blcas
Sir Roy Welensky http://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk/dept/scwmss/wmss/online/blcas/welensky.html
the Anti-Slavery Society http://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk/dept/scwmss/wmss/online/blcas/anti-slavery-society.html
The Fabian Colonial Bureau http://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk/dept/scwmss/wmss/online/blcas/fabian-cb.html
The United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel http://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk/dept/scwmss/wmss/online/blcas/uspg.html
and the Anti-Apartheid Movement http://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk/dept/scwmss/wmss/online/blcas/aam.html

The Library is also strong in material relating to the history of British colonial administration.

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