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Botswana Notes & Records

Botswana Notes and Records is the main journal of record for research and new knowledge about Botswana, with contents ranging from Archaeology to Zoology. Annual volumes (since 1969) contain peer-reviewed scholarly articles written in language accessible to lay readers, shorter research notes, significant memoirs or anecdotes and other documents, and reviews of recent publications on Botswana.

 

Members of the Botswana Society receive a free copy of the journal for that year. Interested in joining the Society? See the Membership Page.

Click the button below to view a summary of contents by annual volume from 1969 to 2006:

Here are the two ways to access full volumes of The Botswana Society's Botswana Notes & Records:

For Volumes 1-46:
Any article, study or related information published within Botswana Notes & Records by the Botswana Society from 1968 to 2014 can be found within the first 46 volumes. If you want to access these past volumes of Botswana Notes and Records, JSTOR.org is where they are available. JSTOR is a digital library used to archive academic journals and presents each full volume as their individual articles. In order to access the articles and volumes, a JPASS is required.
  • For more information on acquiring a JPASS click here.
  • To view the Botswana Notes & Records available on JSTOR click here.
For Volumes 1-46:
Any article, study or related information published within Botswana Notes & Records by the Botswana Society from 1968 to 2014 can be found within the first 46 volumes. If you want to access these past volumes of Botswana Notes and Records, JSTOR.org is where they are available. JSTOR is a digital library used to archive academic journals and presents each full volume as their individual articles. In order to access the articles and volumes, a JPASS is required.
  • For more information on acquiring a JPASS click here.
  • To view the Botswana Notes & Records available on JSTOR click here.
For Volumes 45-50:
Below are the most recent volumes of Botswana Notes & Records published by The Botswana Society and made available by the University of Botswana's online collection of journals. To go to the University of Botswana's assortment of Botswana Notes & Recordsclick here. To view and download PDFs of the articles contained in each volume, click on any cover below.
Current Volume: Botswana Notes & Records Volume 50, 2018

The fiftieth edition of Botswana Notes and Records, subtitled, A Special Issue on Botswana Notes and Records’ Golden Jubilee Volume in Honour of Sir Ketumile Masire, includes articles on Intercalation in the Traditional Setswana Calendar, Social Cleavages and Party Alignment, The Dynamics of Cattle Farming, as well as the current state of water management and it's relation to urban and rural development. To see a full list of the enclosed articles in this edition click the cover.

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Volume 49, 2017
Volume 49, 2017
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Volume 48, 2016
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Volume 47, 2016
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Volume 46, 2015
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Volume 45, 2015
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Subject Indices for Researchers

The Microsoft Excel file attached below is a full subject index for hundreds of previous Botswana Notes and Records articles published from 1969 to 2006.