CAMP Spring Meeting

Event Logistics

Date: 
Saturday, April 25, 2015
Time: 
9:00 am - 12:00 noon Central time
Location: 
Urbana, Illinois
Contact: 
Judy Alspach - jalspach@crl.edu
Program: 

The Cooperative Africana Materials Project (CAMP) will hold its Spring Business Meeting on Saturday, April 25, at 9:00 am to 12:00 noon on the campus of the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, in conjunction with the Africana Librarians Council's Spring Meeting. The meeting will be held in Room 209 of the Illini Union, 1401 West Green Street in Urbana.  All are welcome at this open meeting.

CAMP member libraries fund projects and the acquisition of research materials for the study of Africa through an annual membership fee. Representatives of member institutions meet twice a year to discuss current and future projects and set priorities for additional acquisitions.

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MSU PhD fellow used South African newspapers preserved by the Cooperative Africana Materials Project (CAMP) to research and map black consumerism.

The WNA Expands Sources on African History

WNA's trove of colonial African newspapers gains scholarly attention, as the resource becomes better known on campus.