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The Library Of Africa & The African Diaspora (LOATAD) is a private library in Accra, Ghana, with a focus on books by writers of African descent

About

Founded in 2017 under the name, Libreria Ghana, LOATAD is a private library with a public mission.

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About

Membership

By becoming a member of LOATAD, you’ll have access to the best books, events and debates in Ghana.

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Special Collections

Our extensive Special Collections gather the works of great Ghanaian, African and African-descended writers.

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Special Collections

Impact Projects

Our mission is focused on using African and Diaspora literature as a vehicle for development.

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Impact Projects

Writing Residency

Find your mojo and uninterrupted writing time in a literary oasis in the heart of Accra.

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Writing Residency

Press

"A rich treasure trove of African literature" BBC. "A magnificent library" Le Monde. See what the press are saying about LOATAD.

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Address:
4 Portuphy St
West Legon, Accra
Tel: +233 (0)55 250 5989
Email: info@loatad.org

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