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Somali language books

137 Somali language books from Indiana University-Bloomington's collection have been digitized.

  • A list of all books can be found here.
  • The print versions of these books may be accessed at IUB's Wells Library or through interlibrary loan.
  • They can be retrieved through keyword searches of the updated, online Finding List of Somali Materials.
  • The digitized versions are also made available in full-text, in an open-access environment through searching IU's online catalog, IUCAT.


Over 70 posters from Somalia have been digitized.

  • The posters can be viewed using the poster index.  Click here.
  • The physical posters may be accessed at IUB's Wells Library. Please contact the Librarian for African Studies to set up an appointment.