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Middle East Studies

Getting Started

Welcome! This guide highlights the key library resources for conducting research in the Middle East Studies, with a particular focus on history, cultures, religions, politics and economies of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), otherwise also known as Southwest Asia and North Africa (SWANA). To make your research process easier and smoother, resources are divided into the following categories:

The final section is dedicated to resources that are freely and openly accessible on the internet, and includes everything from primary sources and dictionaries, to e-books, e-journals, photographs and digitized maps.