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Africana Library (Melville J. Herskovits Library of African Studies)

  • Phone: 847-491-7684
  • Fax: 847-467-1233
  • Email:
  • Buildings: University Library, 1970 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208 campus map
  • Web site:
Department Heads
Esmeralda M Kale
George & Mary LeCron Foster Curator of the Melville J. Herskovits Library of African Studies


Monday–Saturday, 8:30 a.m.-11:45 p.m.
Sunday, 10 a.m.-11:45 p.m.

Staff assistance available Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

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