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Middle East Studies


Research Libraries & Resource Guides

Abzu: A Guide to Information Related to the Ancient Near East on the Web

Arab Social Science Research

Central Zionist Archives

Columbia University Libraries: Selected Middle East Reference Works

Cornell University: Library Middle East & Islamic Studies Collection

Copac National, Academic, and Specialist Library Catalogue

Library of Congress: African & Middle Eastern Reading Room

McGill University: Islamic Studies Library

MEMP: Middle East Microform Project

MENALIB: Middle East Virtual Library

New York Public Libraries: The Asian and Middle Eastern Division

New York University Library: Middle East Studies

Pars Times: Middle East Resource Guide

University of Chicago Library: Middle East Department

University of Michigan Library: Near East Division

University of Southern California: Compendium of Muslim Texts

University of Texas Map Collection

Yale University Library: Near East Collection

University Departments & Institutes

American University in Cairo: Middle East Studies Program

Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs: The Middle East Institute

Durham University: Middle East & Islamic Studies

Harvard University: Center for Middle Eastern Studies

Hebrew University of Jerusalem: The Harry S. Truman Institute for the Advancement of Peace

Princeton University: Department of Near Eastern Studies

Tel Aviv University: The Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

University of Arizona: Center for Middle Eastern Studies

University of Chicago: Center for Middle Eastern Studies

University of Exeter: Centre for Arab Gulf Studies

University of California, Los Angeles: Center for Near Eastern Studies

University of Haifa: The Jewish–Arab Center

University of London: Centre of Islamic and Middle Eastern Law

University of Pennsylvania: Middle East Center

University of Texas: Department of Middle Eastern Studies

University of Utah: Middle East Center

University of Washington's Jackson School of International Studies: The Middle East Center

Associations, Institutes & Research Centers

American Institute for Maghrib Studies

American Institute for Yemeni Studies

The American Research Center in Egypt

American Research Institute in Turkey

Association for Israel Studies

Association for Middle East Women's Studies

Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa

The Begin–Sadat Center for Strategic Studies (BESA)

Economic Research Forum for the Arab World, Turkey, and Iran, Cairo, Egypt

Foundation for Iranian Studies

Institute for Palestine Studies

The Institute of Turkish Studies

Israel/Palestine Center for Research and Information (IPCRI)

Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs

Middle East Economic Association

Middle East Institute

Middle East Forum

The Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI)

Middle East Studies Association (MESA)

The Netherlands Institute for the Near East (NINO)

Oman Studies Centre for Documentation and Research on Oman and the Arabian Gulf

SPME (Scholars for Peace in the Middle East)

Washington Institute for Near East Policy


Washington Kurdish Institute

Electronic Journals

Al Bawaba

Al–Hurriyet (in English)


Arab Media & Society

Arab Studies Journal


Dal Al–Hayat (in English)


International Journal of Middle East Studies

Iran Nameh

Israel Studies


Jerusalem Post

Journal of American Studies of Turkey

Journal of Arabic Literature

The Jerusalem Report

Journal of Arabic and Islamic Studies

Journal of Islamic Studies

The Journal of Israeli History: Politics, Society, Culture

Journal of Near Eastern Studies

Journal of Palestinian Studies

Kmt: A Modern Journal of Ancient Egypt

Mamluck Studies Review

MEED: Middle East Business Intelligence

MELA Notes: The Journal of the Middle East Librarians Association

MERIA: The Middle East Review of International Affairs

MESA Bulletin

The Middle East Journal

Middle East Policy Journal

Middle East Report

Middle East Times

The MIT Electronic Journal of Middle East Studies

Open Zion-The Daily Beast

Rahavard Persian Journal (in Persian)

Sudanic Africa: A Journal of Historical Sources

Times of Israel

Washington Report on Middle East Affairs

Ynet News

Television News Media

Al Jazeera (in English)

Al Arabiya (in English)

IBA News (in English)