SM: This article by Karega Munene sets a background for why the National Museums of Kenya has the collection it owns and the reasons for why some items (books and other artifacts) are excluded or included within the collection.
Karega Munene, "Karega-Munene. “Museums in Kenya: Spaces for Selecting, Ordering and Erasing Memories of Identity and Nationhood.” African Studies 70, no. 2 (August 1, 2011): 224–45. ", contributed by Syokau Mutonga, STS Infrastructures, Platform for Experimental Collaborative Ethnography, last modified 1 August 2019, accessed 3 October 2023. https://stsinfrastructures.org/content/karega-munene-“museums-kenya-spaces-selecting-ordering-and-erasing-memories-identity-and