Databases by Subject: Middle Eastern Studies
Find primary source materials (including letters, minutes, reports and maps) from the British National Archives, the Foreign Office, Colonial Office, War Office and Cabinet Papers from the 1917 Balfour Declaration through 1970.
Find in-depth, locally informed analysis of Middle Eastern and North African economies and markets.
Find declassified government documents about U.S. foreign policy and military policy since 1945. Search across all collections, by a specific area, and by chronology.
Access monthly reports and as yearly profiles detailing current economic and political events and in-depth analysis of political and economic trends for more than 200 countries.
Find market indicators and forecast data available by individual countries or global regions.
Find entries covering Jewish life, culture, history, and religion.
To search the Encyclopaedia Judaica select it under the option to limit the search by publication title.
Full page and article images with searchable full text, covering 1932-1988.
Find journals articles, proceedings, monographs, book chapters, and book reviews on Islam, the Middle East and the Muslim world from 1906 to the present.
Find early works from important Arab writers in a variety of disciplines, from feminism and social theory, to the classics of literature, history, and the sciences. Includes works by the Four Imams of the Sunni Sect, the Al Azhar Modern Sheikhs, various authors of the Modern Arab Enlightenment, and rare works by the former Egyptian royal family.
Find research, policy and scholarly discourse on the countries and peoples of the Middle East, Central Asia and North Africa, 1900-present.
Access more that 3,000 A-Z content and commentary entries by scholars in areas such as global Islamic history, concepts, people, practices, politics, and culture.
Find translated and English-language news sources and other reports from around the world, 1995-2013. Coverage of non-U.S. local media sources is particularly effective.