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Nnedi Okorafor Papers

Identifier: RBSC-SFWA-027

Scope and Contents

The collection containts drafts and proofs of Okorfor's publications. Some records are digital (Series 2).


  • created: 2005-2009
  • Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2009


Conditions Governing Access

Photographs and photocopies of collection are prohibited.

Conditions Governing Use

Property Rights are transferred to the University Libraries per the signed Deed of Gift Document. Literary Rights are retained by the content creator.  Any copyrights so stated in the materials remain in force.

Biographical or Historical Information

Nnedimma Nkemdili "Nnedi" Okorafor Teaches at Chicago State University.

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Arrangement Note

Arranged into three series: novels, digital media, and oversized.

Technical Access Requirements

Series 2 are digital files stored at V:\Rare\Collections\Finding Aids\SFWA\Okorafor-027\Digital Media. Access to these records will be done by copying them to a jump drive for use on the public computer in the RBSC reading room.

Source of Acquisition

Nnedi Okorafor

Accruals and Additions

Addition from Nnedi Okorafor: 03/12/2010, 05/31/2011

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Repository Details

Part of the Northern Illinois University Repository

Founders Memorial Library
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb IL 60115 US