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AFP. 2018. “The Faces behind the Revival of the McMillan Library.” Daily Nation, August 11, 2018. https://www.nation.co.ke/lifestyle/weekend/revival-of-the-faded-iconic-library-in-Nairobi/1220-4708354-nfil4l/index.html.

Carotenuto, Matthew, and Katherine Luongo. 2005. “Navigating the Kenya National Archives: Research and Its Role in Kenyan Society.” History in Africa 32: 445–55. https://doi.org/10.1353/hia.2005.0007.

Charman, Derek, and Michael Cook. 1967. “The Archive Services of East Africa.” Archives; London 8 (38): 70–81.

Coombes, Annie E. 2011. “Monumental Histories: Commemorating Mau Mau with the Statue of Dedan Kimathi.” African Studies, August. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00020184.2011.594628.

Durrani, Shiraz. 2006. Never Be Silent: Publishing & Imperialism in Kenya, 1884 - 1963. 1. ed. London: Vita Books.

Fenton, Siobhan. 2017. “Why Do Archive Files on Britain’s Colonial Past Keep Going Missing?” The Guardian (blog). December 27, 2017. https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/dec/27/archive-files-britain-colonial-past-government.

Gisesa, Lilian. 2008. “Libraries and Democracy: The Role of the Kenya National Archives and Documentation Service.” In . Nairobi.

Gisesa, Nyambega. 2019. “The Unsung Mau Mau Heroes Who Fought for Independence.” Daily Nation, June 1, 2019. https://www.nation.co.ke/news/The-unsung-Mau-Mau-heroes-/1056-5140312-rd7eggz/index.html.

Githethwa, Njuki. 2018. “Feeling Mwalimu Nyerere Intellectual Festival.” Pambazuka News, July 6, 2018. /pan-africanism/feeling-mwalimu-nyerere-intellectual-festival.

Government of Kenya. 1938. McMillan Memorial Library. 217. http://kenyalaw.org:8181/exist/kenyalex/actview.xql?actid=CAP.%20217.

Gregory, Robert. 1984a. “The Development of the Eastern Africa Collection at Syracuse University.” The Courier 19.2: 29–59.

———. 1984b. “The Development of the Eastern Africa Collection at Syracuse University.” The Courier, October. https://surface.syr.edu/libassoc/191.

Hughes, Lotte. 2011. “‘Truth Be Told’: Some Problems with Historical Revisionism in Kenya.” African Studies, August. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00020184.2011.594626.

Isaacman, Allen F., Premesh Lalu, and Thomas I. Nygren. 2005. “Digitization, History, and the Making of a Postcolonial Archive of Southern African Liberation Struggles: The Aluka Project.” Africa Today 52 (2): 55–77. https://doi.org/10.1353/at.2006.0009.

Kamau, J. 2012. “McMillan Library and the Jinxed Juja Farm.” Business Daily, March. https://www.businessdailyafrica.com/lifestyle/society/McMillan-Library-and-the-jinxed-Juja-Farm/3405664-1361944-bkfbtb/index.html.

Karega-Munene. 2011. “Museums in Kenya: Spaces for Selecting, Ordering and Erasing Memories of Identity and Nationhood.” African Studies 70 (2): 224–45. https://doi.org/10.1080/00020184.2011.594630.

Kariuki, Collins. 2019. “National Archives: From Bank to a Haven of Knowledge.” Daily Nation, May 31, 2019. https://www.nation.co.ke/news/Archives--from-bank-to-a-haven-of-knowledge/1056-5138576-15ea303z/index.html.

———. n.d. “McMillan Library: A Galaxy in Middle of Kenya’s Capital.” Daily Nation. Accessed August 6, 2019. https://www.nation.co.ke/news/McMillan-Library-A-galaxy-in-middle-of-Kenya-capital/1056-5224448-1450uwa/index.html.

Kemoni, Henry N, and Patrick Ngulube. 2007. “National Archives and the Effective Management of Public Sector Records in Kenya.” Mousaion 25 (2): 120–140.

“Kenya Library Revival: Ambitious Plan to Save Kenyan Libraries.” 2018. TRT World. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BqpDg3X1mLk.

“KENYA’S HISTORICAL TREASURES : The History of The McMillan Library.” 2019. K24 TV. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MEvhlDeiCEc.

Koinange, Wanjiru. 2015. “Lady McMillan, the Library.” Commonwealth Writers, September. https://www.commonwealthwriters.org/lady-mcmillan-the-library/.

Kym, Njoro. n.d. “TbT: Macmillan.” KenyaTalk. Accessed August 5, 2019. https://www.kenyatalk.com/index.php?threads/tbt-macmillan.71757/.

Lagat, Kiprop. 2017. “Representations of Nationhood in the Displays of the National Museums of Kenya (NMK): The Nairobi National Museum.” Critical Interventions, May. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/19301944.2017.1309942.

“Libraries Will Not Die, They Are Here to Stay.” 2018. Daily Nation, December.

Mangat, Rupi. 2010. “Slow Death of Library That McMillan Built.” The East African, May. https://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/magazine/Slow-death-of-library-that-McMillan-built/434746-910652-vufo1l/index.html.

Maranga, Jimmy. 2019. Thoughts from Jimmy Maranga Interview by Angela Okune. Email.

Meet Book Bunk. 2018. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uaITRjXBf5I.

Mnjama, Nathan. 2003. “Archives and Records Management in Kenya: Problems and Prospects.” Records Management Journal, April. https://doi.org/10.1108/09565690310485315.

Musembi, Musila. 1986. “Archives Development in Kenya.” Information Development 2 (4): 218–22. https://doi.org/10.1177/026666698600200401.

Nation, Daily. 2016. “Tributes to Loved Ones Come in Different Shapes and Sizes.” Daily Nation, February. https://www.nation.co.ke/lifestyle/dn2/Monuments-to-love/957860-3071590-r8w9n0z/index.html.

Pathé, British. n.d. “Kenya: Second East And Central African Archives Conference Opens In Nairobi.” Accessed May 28, 2019. https://www.britishpathe.com/video/VLVACXB57SLN9NDL1FR8NBU27ZXQC-RTV/query/archiving.

“Siobhan, Fenton. 2017 ‘Why Do Archive Files on Britain’s Colonial Past Keep Going Missing?’ | STS Infrastructures.” n.d. Accessed July 18, 2019. https://stsinfrastructures.org/node/4166/edit.

Wa Gacheru, Margaretta. 2019. “Maya Angelou Tribute Inspires Young Readers.” Business Daily, May 30, 2019. https://www.businessdailyafrica.com/Maya-Angelou-tribute-inspires-young-readers/539444-5138716-auwjriz/index.html.

Wangatusi, Josephine. 2013. “ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF INSTITUTIONAL E-READINESS FOR PROVISION OF ARCHIVAL INFORMATION TO RESEARCHERS: THE CASE OF KENYA NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND DOCUMENTATION SERVICE.”

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This essay bibliography includes references for all primary and secondary sources included in the entire exhibit on Scholarly Memory in Nairobi, Kenya, including sub-essays on McMillan LibraryKenya National Museum LibraryBritish Institute in Eastern Africa ArchivesKenya National Archives, and PALIAct Ukombozi Library.

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