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SABINET Open Access Journal Collection
Over 40 South African journals with free full text online.
 

Africa Geographic (Cape Town, South Africa)
Published by Black Eagle Pub. Online site of the print magazine. Lists article contents. On wildlife conservation, natural history. Also publishes Africa Birds & Birding magazine. http://www.africa-geographic.com/
Africa South of the Sahara: Selected Internet Resources - Journals
An annotated directory of journals and newsletters on and from Africa. http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/ssrg/africa/journal.html
African Communist (Johannesburg)
Ceased. Published by Inkululeko Publications, Johannesburg. Quarterly journal of the South African Communist Party. Some full text issues are online. http://www.sacp.org.za/list.php?type=African Communist

[Stanford students note the library has print issues from 1959; see Socrates.]
African Invertebrates. A journal of biodiversity (Pietermaritzburg, South Africa)
Published by the Council of the Natal Museum. "peer-reviewed..... covers the taxonomy, systematics, biogeography, biology, ecology, conservation and palaeontology of Afrotropical invertebrates..." Table of contents/abstracts online. Subscription required to read articles. History of the journal (10 p. in PDF). . http://www.africaninvertebrates.org.za
African Journal of AIDS Research (Grahamstown, South Africa)
Published by the Centre for AIDS Development, Research and Evaluation (CADRE), Rhodes University. Journal on the social dimensions of HIV/AIDS in African contexts. Abstracts are online. Purchase articles thru African Journals Online. NISC provides full text articles through subscribers using Ingenta. [KF] http://www.ajol.info/journal_index.php?jid=46&tran=0&ab=ajar and http://www.nisc.co.za/journals?id=1
African Journal of Information and Communication (Johannesburg, South Africa)
Published by the University of the Witwatersrand, Learning Information Networking and Knowledge (LINK) Centre, Graduate School of Public and Development Management. Articles on academic research, copyright, digital divide, open access publishing, etc. http://link.wits.ac.za/journal/journal.html

Articles include - "Access to Africa’s knowledge: Publishing development research and measuring value" - Eve Gray. About how the citation databases exclude African scholars' articles as their journals are not indexed by Western databases.
African Journals On-Line
Tables of contents and abstracts of articles from up to 314 journals from 24 African countries. Many full text articles are on-line. Topics cover arts, culture, language, literature, agricultural sciences, science and technology, health and social sciences. A keyword Search covers all journals. Sign up to receive an automatic email every time a new issue is published in any selected title. Began as a pilot project of the International Network for the Availability of Scientific Publications (London), now an independent non profit, based in South Africa.  [KF] http://www.ajol.info/
African Mining (Roosevelt Park, South Africa)
Bimonthly begun Jan. 1996 by Resource Publications. Covers the continent, has the recent tables of contents. http://www.mining.co.za/
African Security Review (Pretoria)
Quarterly journal of the Institute for Security Studies, Pretoria, South Africa. Has the table of contents for recent issues and some full text articles from older issues. http://www.iss.co.za/
African Studies
Originally from Witwatersrand University Press, covers history, sociology, politics.  Began in 1921 as Bantu Studies. Has the tables of contents. Now published by Carfax Publishing Ltd. in the UK. Cost is $134 for libraries. [KF] http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/carfax/00020184.html
African Zoology (Pretoria)
Journal published by the Zoological Society of Southern Africa. There is a subscription only site at SABINET. See also full text issues of their newsletter, Aardvark. Based in South Africa. [KF] http://www.bioone.org/perlserv/?request=get-archive&issn=1562-7020&ct=1
Afropolitan
Articles, mainly on South African, economy, arts, music. For the affluent South African. Affiliated with Kaya FM. Based in South Africa. http://www.afropolitan.co.za/
Agenda (Durban, South Africa)
Quarterly South African feminist journal. Has the table of contents, selected full text articles, and a history of the magazine. Had an e-mail factsheet. http://www.agenda.org.za
AIDS Analysis Africa Online
Free full text articles from 2004 April-May to date."bi-monthly electronic newsletter focusing on the wide-ranging impact of HIV and AIDS on Africa." You can subscribe for free. Published by Metropolitan Holdings. Based in South Africa. http://www.redribbon.co.za/aaao/
Alternation (Durban, South Africa)
Alternation is an interdisciplinary journal for the study of the arts and humanities in Southern Africa. The table of contents are online. Has a book review index, author index, table of contents index. http://alternation.ukzn.ac.za/
Amandla (Cape Town, South Africa)
"bi-monthly magazine and website project that aims to promote discussion and debate towards a new left and anti-capitalist politics in South Africa and Southern Africa" Full text articles online. Includes articles by Tariq Ali, Patrick Bond, Mazibuko Jara and others. Has an obituary for Neville Alexander. http://amandlapublishers.co.za/amandla-magazine
ANC Today
A weekly e-journal from the African National Congress, with a column by President Mbeki. http://www.anc.org.za/list.php?t=ANC%20Today&y=2011
Art South Africa (Cape Town)
Print magazine on contemporary South African art. Table of contents. A few full text articles. On "the intersection of art with fashion, architecture, design, performance, music, film and digital media." Won a 2004 South African Mondi Magazine Award. Published quarterly by Brendon and Suzette Bell-Roberts of Bell-Roberts Publishing, Cape Town, South Africa. [KF] http://www.artsouthafrica.com
ArtThrob, Contemporary Art in South Africa
An electronic art magazine. Art news, exhibitions, features on artists, links to web sites, etc. http://www.artthrob.co.za/
The Big Issue (Cape Town)
Web site of the print entertainment, popular culture magazine. Has excerpts from articles such as gay Cape Town, selling of crocodiles, an interview with a former death row warder. The magazine is sold in South Africa by the homeless. [KF] http://www.bigissue.com/southafrica.html
Black Sash, 1960-1990 (later called Sash)
The Digital Imaging Project of South Africa, DISA, is digitizing South African periodicals for free online access. Full text articles. "a detailed record of the activities of the Black Sash organisation: the petitions, protests, marches, vigils, press releases and Conference papers which reflect the modus operandi of their desire to bring about change in the legislation which was, in their opinion, discriminatory and the cause of untold human suffering, hardship and poverty." [KF] http://disa.nu.ac.za/

[Stanford Students Please Note. Stanford has Black Sash print issues for 1959-1965,1967-1992, 1995 Jan.]
Bua Magazine:: a quarterly magazine for government communicators
Pretoria: Government Communication and Information System. Concerns media issues. Full text issues in Adobe PDF; takes a while to load. http://www.gcis.gov.za/docs/publications/buamag.htm
Cape Business News
Monthly newsletter. Has a business directory and a trade enquiries section where businesses can seek South African vendors/suppliers. Established in 1980 as a business newspaper for the Cape.  http://www.cbn.co.za/
Chimurenga Magazine (Cape Town)
A quarterly, international(ist) revue of new writing and imaging on African arts cultures, politics. "We seek unconventional essays, memoirs, reviews, poetry, short stories and forms not listed here (and nowhere else) in all South African languages plus French and Portuguese. Has the table of contents, includes online articles not in the print edition, an events calendar. Web site hosted on the Panafrican Market. http://www.chimurenga.co.za
Clarion Call (Inkatha), 1983-1990
The Digital Imaging Project of South Africa, DISA, is digitizing South African periodicals for free online access. Full text articles are in gif format. "published as the official journal of the KwaZulu Government and Inkatha" - "a liberation movement committed to non-violence, peaceful change and a negotiated future for South Africa." http://disa.nu.ac.za/

[Stanford Students Note. Stanford has print issues of Clarion Call for v.1:no.9 (1984:Apr.) - 1991:Nov.]
Communicatio
South African Journal for Communication Theory & Research, Univ. of South Africa. Selected articles (South African paradigm shifts and the communications revolution) at the UNISA Press site : http://www.unisa.ac.za/dept/press/onjourn.html
Conflict Trends (Durban, South Africa)
Full text articles online. Published by the African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (ACCORD). Issues have focused on democracy, Nigeria, water issues, mercenaries in Africa, Southern Africa, conflict resolution. [KF] http://www.accord.org.za/ct/intro.htm
Constitution News
A newsletter from the "ANC Constitutional Commission to keep ANC, Alliance, and MDM structures in touch with the constitution-making process." Has the full-text of issues from No. 1, March 13, 1995 to No. 7, Sept. 30, 1996. [KF] http://www.anc.org.za/ancdocs/history/transition/constnews.html
Critical Arts (Durban, South Africa)
Published by Taylor & Francis. Formerly by Culture, Communication and Media Studies, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa. Table of contents. Full text of 1980-1992 issues is online, from Michigan State University. http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/RCRC
Current Writing: Text and Reception in Southern Africa
A journal devoted to southern African writing (including works produced in exile). Has the table of contents from Vol. 1, 1989 to date. Includes an online subscription form. Based at the University of Natal, Durban. [KF] http://www.und.ac.za/und/english/curwrit/
De Arte
Journal of the Dept. of Art History & Fine Arts, Univ. of South Africa. The full-text of selected articles from 1994 + issues. The July 1994 issue has an article on violin fraud in South Africa. UNISA Press site: http://www.unisa.ac.za/dept/press/onjourn.html
De Rebus
SA Attorneys' Journal. Full text articles. Links to related law sites. http://www.derebus.org.za/
Development Southern Africa (Sandton, South Africa)
Published by the Development Bank of Southern Africa. Has the table of contents. Libraries pay US$198 per year. Published by Carfax / Taylor & Francis. http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/carfax/0376835x.html http://www.dbsa.org/front.htm
Dialogus
Full text articles of two issues from the Univ. of South Africa's Dept. of Communication newsletter. Articles on the media, journalists in South Africa. In English and Afrikaans. http://www.unisa.ac.za/dept/kom/dialogus/dialogus.html
Digital Imaging Project of South Africa, DISA
Over forty periodicals covering the growth of opposition to apartheid rule, 1960-1990, are online.. http://www.disa.ukzn.ac.za/

Full text titles include: Abasebenzi, Afra Newsletter, African Communist, Africanist News and Views, Amandla-Matla, Apdusa Views, Arise! Vukani!, Black Review, Clarion Call, Congress Resister, Cosatu News, Crisis News, Critical Health, Dawn, Democracy in Action, East Cape Update, Fosatu Worker News, Frank Talk, Grassroots, Ikwezi, Inqaba ya Basebenzi, Isisebenzi, Isizwe, Izwi lase Township Journal of Black Theology, Mayibuye, NUM News, Phakamani, Pro Veritate, Rixaka, Sash, SASO Newsletter, SASPU Focus, SASPU Nationa,l Sechaba, Speak, Speak Newspaper, TRAC Newsletter, Umsebenzi, Work in Progress.
Drum Magazine (from Afribeat)
The Afribeat website (which only works in Microsoft's browser) has a short history of Drum magazine. From Ross Douglas Productions, Sandton,Gauteng, South Africa. http://home.worldonline.co.za/~afribeat/archiveafrica.html
eAfrica. Electronic Journal of Governance and Innovation (Johannesburg)
Published by the South African Institute of International Affairs, Nepad and Governance project. Full text issues are online. Vol. 1, May 2003 in Adobe pdf. Receive issues by email. http://www.wits.ac.za/saiia/online.htm
Electronic Sesame
Journal of the Lional Abrahams Writers' Workshop; has issues from No. 1, Dec. 1995. http://www.pix.za/barefoot.press/esesame/esesame.htm
Fast Facts (Johannesburg)
Published by the South African Institute of Race Relations. Full text articles online. Topics cover labour, agriculture, crime, HIV / AIDS, education, provincial profiles, opposition parties, black economic empowerment, energy, the budget, politics, etc. [KF] http://www.sairr.org.za/publications/
Finance Week (Johannesburg)
Access for subscribers only. http://www.fw.co.za
Financial Mail
The online edition of this well-known South African business, economic, and political weekly magazine. Has a keyword search of the latest issue and all past issues from July 1995. "Non-FM Subscribers only have access to the past 4 issues." Published by Times Media Ltd. who also publish Business Day. [KF] http://www.fm.co.za or http://free.financialmail.co.za/
Frontiers of Freedom (Johanesburg)
Published by the South African Institute of Race Relations. Full text articles online. Topics cover political change, health, economics, land, the Truth Commission, racism / new racism, education, labour, immigrants, environment, media, housing, crime, etc. [KF] http://www.sairr.org.za/publications/
Frontnuus
Monthly newsletter of the Freedom Front political party. In Afrikaans and English. http://www.vryheidsfront.co.za/VF%20Nuus.htm
Global Dialogue (Johannesburg, South Africa)
Published by the Institute for Global Dialogue, Johannesburg. Full text articles online. Topics: Angola, African debt crisis, WTO and Africa, intellectual property in biotechnology, Madagascar, NEPAD, Zambia, Nigeria, DRC, Uganda, HIV/AIDS, Zimbabwe, SADC, Sudan, Angola, trade, etc. Also interviews with Aziz Pahad and Nkosazana Zuma (foreign policy), the South African Minister of Intelligence, the South African Chief Justice, the Secretary-General of the South African Communist Party, Minister of Finance Trevor Manuel, and others. [KF] http://www.igd.org.za/
Historia, Journal of the Historical Society of South Africa
Has the table of contents, abstracts and full text articles. Based at the Potchefstroom University for Christian Higher Education, Vanderbijlpark, South Africa. http://journals.sabinet.co.za/hist/
Indicator South Africa
Full text of the latest issue, an index to issues, executive summaries of contents from some past issues. Tables of contents, sample articles from the excellent reports and books from the University of Natal journal on politics, economics, industry, society, development. http://www.und.ac.za/und/indic/indicator.html
Indilinga African Journal of Indigenous Knowledge Systems (Pietermaritzburg, South Africa)
Published by New Dawn Publishers, Pietermaritzburg. Full text abstracts free. Full text articles require subscription. Libraries pay $30 for 2 issues per year. See also the African Journals Online site. http://www.indilinga.org.za/
Innovation, A journal for appropriate librarianship and information work in Southern Africa (Pietermaritzburg)
Has the tables of contents and one full-text article for each issue from Number 18. From the University Library, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. [KF] http://www.library.unp.ac.za/innovation/id31.htm
Italian Studies in Southern Africa.
Journal from the Univ. of South Africa, Pretoria. Includes the article, "A proposito di Mal d'Africa". http://www.unisa.ac.za/dept/press/onjourn.html
Journal for Transdiciplinary Research in Southern Africa, TD
"TD is an international transdisciplinary journal for research in all fields of scientific endeavour. It is published and edited in the Vaal Triangle Faculty of Northwest University in South Africa." Full text articles. Web edition of the print journal. [KF] http://www.td-sa.net/
Journal of African Elections (Johannesburg)
Print journal published by EISA, Electoral Institute of Southern Africa. "an interdisciplinary biannual publication of research and writing in the human sciences, which seeks to promote scholarly understanding of electoral developments and democratic change in Africa." Subscribers to the SABINET SA ePublications may have online full text access. [KF] http://www.eisa.org.za/EISA/publications/pubjournals.htm
Journal of Southern African Studies
Information on submitting articles, subscribing, editorial board members and their affiliations. The tables of contents for current and past issues. Has an announcements email list. Subscription for libraries is US $465.00 per year (4 issues). Subscribers have online access. http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/carfax/03057070.html
Juluka (Palos Verdes, CA)
Print newsletter "for those interested in South Africa." "read about South African recipes, products, gossip, travel, politics and the rainbow cultcha in every issue." Index of past issues. No table of contents or online issues. Published in Palos Verdes, California. [KF] http://www.julukanews.com/
Kleio (Unisa, South Africa)
Kleio has been superseded by African Historical Review. Annual journal, published by UNISA Press [University of South Africa]. Has the full text online of Nos. 31-34, 1999-2002. "articles published in this journal are wide-ranging and not confined to South African history. It also serves as a forum for the publication of articles by honours and MA students on a wide range of subjects such as political, engineering, environmental and gender issues." http://www.unisa.ac.za/default.asp?Cmd=ViewContent&ContentID=937
Kronos: Journal of Cape History=Tydskrif vir Kaaplandse Geskiedenis
"...published annually by the University of the Western Cape Institute for Historical Research. It is a forum for the presentation and discussion of original research relating primarily to Cape history from pre-colonial times to the present." Has the table of contents. http://www.uwc.ac.za/arts/ihr/kronos
Land and Rural Digest (Doornfontein, South Africa)
"Our business is empowering rural people." Has the table of contents. Published by the Environmental and Development Agency Trust. http://www.eda.org.za/Publications/Digest.html
Legal Brief Today
Daily subscription based e-newsletter with news of the legal profession in South Africa. See also the free weekly Legalbrief Africa, with legal and constitutional news from the continent and the subscription based weekly, eLaw & Management, on technology and the law. Legalbrief Africa is sponsored by the International Bar Association. Has links to legal sites. Based in Durban, South Africa. [KF] http://www.legalbrief.co.za
Literator
A literary journal, primarily in Afrikaans, published at Potchefstroomse Universiteit vir Christelike Hor Onderwys,Bureau for Scholarly Journals, Potchefstroom, South Africa. http://www.puk.ac.za/literator/
Mayibuye
Full text issues of the African National Congress monthly journal from 1967 to 1994. On the DISA, Digital Innovation South Africa site. 1995-1997 is on the ANC web site. http://www.anc.org.za/list.php?t=Mayibuye and http://www.disa.ukzn.ac.za/index.php?option=com_jissues&id=19&jtitle=Mayibuye
Military History Journal (Kengray, South Africa)
Has the tables of contents of the Journal and the full text of selected articles, pub. by the South African National Museum of Military History in assoc. with the South African Military History Society. The site also has issues of the Society's national and branch newsletters from 1997, and links to Southern African military history web sites. [KF] http://rapidttp.com/milhist/journal.html
Mining Weekly
News on the mining industry, mainly South Africa. Includes telecommunications news, company profiles, conferences, business leader profiles, cartoons. Based in Bedfordview, South Africa. [KF] http://www.miningweekly.co.za/
Missionalia (Menlo Park, South Africa)
Journal of the Southern African Missiological Society (SAMS). Has a selection of past articles online. http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Parthenon/8409/missalia.htm
Monday Paper
Weekly newspaper from the University of Cape Town. Describes events, research at the university. Published by UCT's Dept. of  Communication. http://www.uct.ac.za/depts/dpa/monpaper/
Nasionale Pers (Naspers)
Magazines and Newspapers published by the Naspers company, publisher of the Die Burger newspaper. HTTP://152.111.1.74/together.html
National Research Foundation (South Africa)
Locate journals published in South Africa and worldwide through the Nexus database. Click on Periodical Submissions. http://star.nrf.ac.za/index.html
NEHAWU, National, Education, Hdealth and Allied Workers Union (Johannesburg)
Magazine of the South African trade union founded in 1987, affiliated to COSATU. Claims to be the biggest public sector union. [KF] http://www.nehawu.org.za/
New Contrast (Cape Town)
Web site for the literary journal (founded in 1960 as Contrast). The print journal has published many of South Africa's most distinguished writers and is indexed by the MLA international bibliography. [KF] http://www.newcontrast.org
Nomina Africana (Pietermaritzburg, South Africa)
"official journal of the Names Society of Southern Africa (NSA)....an accredited, refereed journal published twice annually...". Table of contents of issues from Vol. 1, 1987. "Articles on any names-related subject are welcome, and submissions are not limited to members of the NSA." Based at the Onomastic Studies Unit, University of Natal, Pietermaritzburg. http://www.osu.unp.ac.za/NA_Edit.htm
Noseweek (Cape Town, South Africa)
Monthly print magazine. "South Africa's only investigative magazine..... features irreverent, independent, inside information about business, the professions, politics and society in South Africa." Table of contents online. Full text requires a subscription. http://www.noseweek.co.za/
On Trial
Journal of law students at the Univ. of Cape Town. The full text of the April and July 1995 issues is online. http://www.uct.ac.za/depts/src/publications/ontrial/index.html
Optima (Johannesburg)
Full text of Vol. 50, No. 2, May 1004. 100 pages (see navigation arrows at the bottom of the page). Published by the Anglo American Corporation of South Africa. http://kronicle.kiwi.co.uk/documents/anglo/optima50_2/
Outright (Cresta, South Africa)
Site only works in Microsoft Internet Explorer. "...a fashion and life style magazine for gay, lesbian, bisexual...people of all races..." http://www.outright.co.za/
Die Perdeby
Official weekly newspaper of the University of Pretoria. In English and Afrikaans. http://www.up.ac.za/organizations/perdeby/
Philosophical Papers (Grahamstown, South Africa)
Published by Rhodes University. Department of Philosophy. Has abstracts of recent issues. Full text access is by subscription only. [KF] http://www.ru.ac.za/academic/departments/philosophy/PhilosophicalPapers/index.htm
Politeia, Journal for the Political Sciences
Published by UNISA Press (Univ. of South Africa). Has the table of contents (1995 to date ) and some full-text articles on political affairs in South Africa and other countries (Niger, Uganda, etc.) 1995-2002 full text online articles. Articles from 2003 are online only to subscribers through SA ePublications from SABINET. [KF] http://www.unisa.ac.za/dept/press/onjourn.html
Politikon, South African Journal of Political Studies
"...focuses primarily on South African politics, but not exclusively so." The official journal of the South African Political Studies Association. Published by Carfax Publishing Ltd. (U.K.) Libraries pay $213 per year. http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/carfax/02589346.html
postamble (Cape Town)
Multidisciplinary e-journal publishing original postgraduate work. Based at the Center for African Studies, University of Cape Town. A peer-reviewed journal edited by an editorial committee of students and academic staff from the Faculty of Humanities, UCT. http://www.africanstudies.uct.ac.za/postamble/
Pretexts: Literary and Cultural Studies
Based at the University of Cape Town. Has the table of contents. Volume 7, Number 2, Nov. 1998, p. 24 contained "When Does a Settler Become a Native? The Colonial Roots of Citizenship" by Mahmood Mamdani. "Essays on literature, film, television and the visual arts, essays which interrogate the discourses of race, gender and history and indeed all work which deals with the politics of representation are welcomed." [KF] http://www.carfax.co.uk/psw-ad.htm
Pro Veritate (Christian Institute of Southern Africa) , 1962-1977
The Digital Imaging Project of South Africa, DISA, is digitizing thirty-five South African periodicals for free online access. Full text articles are in gif format. Journal "relating to the Christian standpoint in the face of the anti-apartheid regime." Stanford Library Holdings: Hoover Library has: [1-16, 1963-77] [KF] http://disa.nu.ac.za/
RDP Development Monitor (Craighall, South Africa)
Academic journal on the Reconstruction and Development Programme. Has selected full text articles. http://www.development-sa.co.za/
Religion & Theology
Selected articles from 1995-1996 issues (ex. - Biblical hermeneutics: an Afrocentric perspective) at the UNISA Press site: http://www.unisa.ac.za/dept/press/onjourn.html
Rhodes Journalism Review
Published by the Department of Journalism & Media Studies, Rhodes University, Grahamstown. Has some full text articles such as "How Pagad treats the media sisters." http://journ.ru.ac.za/review/
Runner's World South Africa
A handful of articles from the print magazine. Has a schedule of South African running events. http://www.runnersworldsa.com/
SA City Life (Cape Town)
Site for the print monthly entertainment magazine. Has letters to the editor, small discussion board. http://www.sacitylife.com/
SADC Barometer (Johannesburg)
Published by the South African Institute of International Affairs. Full text issues on-line. Topics covered include trade, transport, regional integration, HIV / AIDS, the food crisis, women's empowerment in Southern Africa. Includes maps, charts. Receive issues by email. http://www.wits.ac.za/saiia/online.htm
SAePublications (Centurion, South Africa)
SABINET Online provides, through subscription, full text access to South African journals. Articles are indexed by keyword, broad subject, author(s), and title. A list of the journals is available. It has "the tables of contents of more than 500 South African journal publications dating back to 1988." [KF] http://journals.sabinet.co.za/
Safundi (Scottsdale, Arizona)
"an online journal of American and South African comparative studies. This website intends to provide a forum of discussion for scholars and an intellectual public on both American and South African cultures, literature, media, and politics." One can read articles on South African politics, culture, education and post comments about them. Maintained by Andrew Offenburger. Based in Scottsdale, Arizona.[Stanford users, please use this Safundi link.] [KF] http://www.usa-sa.com/ http://www.safundi.com/
Screen Africa (Strathavon South Africa)
Monthly news magazine for the South African film, television, video, radio and multimedia industry. Selected articles are online. Has a weekly email newsletter, an extensive directory covering film production, community radio, recording studios, and more, a personal managers association directory to find actors, singers, dancers. In Production is a directory of all the productions in development, pre-, post- and completed in South Africa. [KF] http://www.screenafrica.com/
scrutiny2
scrutiny 2, Issues in english studies in southern africa is a journal from the Department of English, Univ. of South Africa, Pretoria. Has some articles from Volume 1 (1/2) 1996 (for ex. - Research in a funding jungle: The South African research accreditation system). [KF] http://www.unisa.ac.za/dept/press/onjourn.html
Servamus
Electronic edition of the South African Police Service magazine. http://www.Servamus.co.za
Shopsteward
1995-1997 issues of the bi-monthly journal of the Congress of South African Trade Unions, COSATU http://www.anc.org.za:80/cosatu/shop/
Small Arms Proliferation and Africa (Pretoria)
Ceased publication. A newsletter of the Institute for Security Studies, Pretoria, South Africa. 1997-2000 issues are online. http://www.issafrica.org/Pubs/Newsletters/newsletterindex.html
Social Dynamics
Bi-annual journal of the University of Cape Town, Centre for African Studies, Cape Town. Has the table of contents. http://www.uct.ac.za/depts/cas/publications.html
Society in Transition
Published by the South African Sociological Association Based at the Department of Sociology, Rand Afrikaans University, P.O. Box 524, Auckland Park, 2006, South Africa. Has the table of contents. See also the Association's SASA Newsletter (issues online).[KF] http://generalupdate.rau.ac.za/sasa/
South African Geographical Journal/Die Suid-Afrikaanse Geografiese Tydskrif
Journal of the Society of South African Geographers. Has the table of contents and many full-text articles. Published twice annually.
http://www.egs.uct.ac.za/sagj/
South African Historical Journal
Published by the Southern African Historical Society, SAHS. "In 2005 the Southern African Historical Society was formally founded with the change of name from the South African Historical Society, established in 1965." See also the former SAHS web site. http://www.sahs.org.za/
South African Journal of Animal Science
Official journal of the South African Society of Animal Science (SASAS). Site has full text articles, in Adobe .pdf format. Based in Pretoria, South Africa. http://www.sasas.co.za
South African Journal of  Economic History (UNISA, South Africa)
Published by the Economic History Society of Southern Africa. Has the table of contents from Volume 1(1), September 1986 and abstracts of articles. Old web site. http://home.intekom.com/joni/EHSOC.HTM http://www.ekon.sun.ac.za/ehssa/journal.htm
South African Journal of Economics (Lynnwood Ridge, South Africa)
Published by the Economic Society of South Africa. Has the table of contents and abstracts for recent issues and an online subscription form in Adobe pdf. Full text access to the online version requires a subscription. [KF] http://www.essa.org.za/journal/default.htm
South African Journal of Musicology (Durban)
"Articles on South African and other musics; reviews of books, scores, software and multimedia products, and recordings; conference reports and other news." Has the table of contents and abstracts for articles. Based at the University of Natal, Durban, South Africa. http://www.und.ac.za/und/samus/
South African Journal of Photography (Pretoria, South Africa)
"an open source publication that is aimed at producing a direct and non-bias reflection of the fine art photographic market in South Africa." Professional photographers who are members display their work. Exhibitions calendar. http://saphotojournal.co.za
South African Journal of Science (Pretoria)
Published by the Academy of Science of South Africa. Access by subscription. Free copies of the June 2000 Special Issue on HIV/AIDS are available on request. http://www.sajs.co.za/
South African Journal of Sports Medicine
Published by the South African Sports Medicine Association, the official body of physicians involved in South African Sport. Paid subscribers through SA ePublications can access full text online; also lists tables of contents. Individiual articles (2003-2004, 2005 No. 1) can be purchased from African Journals Online. [KF] http://www.sasma.org.za/html/statements-author-instru.asp
 
South African Journal on Human Rights (Wits)
Has the table of contents. Published by the Centre for Applied Legal Studies, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg and Juta & Co, Cape Town. http://www.law.wits.ac.za/sajhr/
South African Studies Database, 1987 to present - NISC BiblioLine
Citations to articles in South African journals. For Subscribers Only by IP filtering. [Stanford, and other subscribers, click on -
"BiblioLine.  Subscribers click here for databases"] 
Includes the Index to South African Periodicals, South African Theses and Dissertations. Citations can be emailed to you. A description of the 11 different databases in the South African Studies database is available. They offer certain databases free for 30 day trials. The National Information Services Corporation (NISC) is in Baltimore, Maryland. [KF] http://www.nisc.co.za/
Southern Africa Report (Johannesburg, South Africa)
Access online thru Subscription Only. Site for the print and online newsletter. Political, economic news. Published by Raymond Louw. http://www.sareport.co.za/
Southern African Tourism Update
Monthly newspaper for SATSA, the Southern African Tourism and Services Association. "....targeted at informing international tour organisers and travellers about facilities and developments in the Southern African Tourism Region." Has issues from 1998 +. Site links to Travel Southern Africa, another travel publication. http://www.tourismupdate.co.za/
Southscan (London)
E version of the respected print bulletin of Southern African affairs. Has contents listing for recent issues and contents lisitng for issues from 1994 + Full text is only available on subscription; some universities subscribe. http://southscan.gn.apc.org/
Synopsis
Newsletter of the Governance programme of the Centre for Policy Studies, Johannesburg. Has the table of contents. The latest issue is online. Covers election, political party issues. http://www.cps.org.za/publications/synopsis.htm
Theoria:: A Journal of Social and Political Theory (Pietermaritzburg)
A "multidisciplinary journal of social and political theory." Has the table of contents. Published by Berghahn Books, New York, in association with the Faculty of Human and Management Sciences, University of Natal, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. http://www.theoria.unp.ac.za/
Tinabantu (Cape Town)
Journal of African National Affairs . Pub. by the Centre for Advanced Studies of African Society, Cape Town, South Africa. Has the table of contents. http://www.casas.co.za/tinabantu.htm
Track Two
Quarterly of the Centre for Conflict Resolution, University of Cape Town. Has full text articles from the latest issues. http://ccrweb.ccr.uct.ac.za/index.php?id=9
Transformation
[Subscribers to Project Muse have full text issues online.] Quarterly journal from the University of Natal, Durban, on "current social, political and economic issues in Southern Africa." Has some full text issues and the table of contents with short biographical information on the authors. Issue 25 has for ex. the full text of The RDP White Paper: Reconstruction of a Development Vision? by Asghar Adelzadeh and Vishnu Padayachee. [KF] http://www.transformation.und.ac.za/
Umrabulo
Print and online magazine of the African National Congress. The full text from issue No. 1 to the latest issue is online. Topics covered include the ANC leadership, women's movement, alliance with COSATU, SACP, Zimbabwe - South Africa relations, etc. [KF] http://www.anc.org.za/ancdocs/pubs/umrabulo/index.html
Umsebenzi
Journal of the South African Communist Party. The SACP has 2002 to date online.  The full text of 1985-1990 issues are online from the Digital Imaging Project of South Africa, DISA. [KF] http://www.sacp.org.za/list.php?type=Umsebenzi Online&year=2011 and http://disa.ukzn.ac.za/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=189
UNISA Press
University of South Africa Press. Lists their journals and has the tables of contents of some issues. http://www.unisa.ac.za/dept/press/index.html
Urban Forum
Published by Transaction (New Jersey, USA). Table of contents. Subscribers can access full text online. Formerly pub. in South Africa. Editorial board based in South Africa. [KF] http://www.transactionpub.com/urban-forum-journal
Workers Solidarity
Magazine of the Workers Solidarity Federation (Johannesburg). Has full text articles. Hosted on the web site called Revolt (for Irish and international anarchist groups) http://flag.blackened.net/revolt/africa/worksol.html
Zabalaza, A Journal of Southern African Revolutionary Anarchism
Full text issues online. Issues such as AIDS, the Zimbabwe land issue, GEAR from an anarchist perspective. Produced by the Bikisha Media Collective and the Zabalaza Action Group, based in Johannesburg and Durban. Web site based in London.[KF] http://www.zabalaza.net/



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