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Exploring resources related to the life of Nelson Mandela.

Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela: 1918-2013

Former President of the Republic of South Africa (1994-1999) and winner of the 1993 Nobel Peace prize.

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Emory Remembered Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela Day Poster

Poster celebrating July 18th, International Nelson Mandela Day. July 18, 2013 was Mandela's 95th birthday.

Poster created by Carlos Andrade of Venezuela. It is one of 95 international posters included in the Mandela Poster Project of the University of Pretoria.

About This Guide

This library research guide explores a variety of resources related to the life of Nelson Mandela, former president of the Republic of South Africa and winner of the 1993 Nobel Peace prize. It was created to honor Mandela's 95th birthday, July 18, 2013.

Nelson Mandela passed away on Dec. 5, 2013.

"Death is something inevitable. When a man has done what he considers to be his duty to his people and his country, he can rest in peace. I believe I have made that effort and that is, therefore, why I will sleep for the eternity."

           -Nelson Mandela during an interview for the documentary 'Mandela' in 1994.  From the SAHO website

Books:  Find titles held by Emory libraries as well as other research libraries around the world.

Articles: Use general and specialized databases to locate articles and other materials.

Websites: There are a number of specialized websites related to Mandela.

Speeches & Quotes: Links to websites and publications containing memorable speeches and quotations.

Media:  Find films held by Emory, videos in YouTube and Google as well as other information.

Biography from Nelson Mandela Foundation (13 minutes)

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