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Arab and Middle Eastern Studies: Books

This guide is intended to help you know more about Library and Internet resources in the area of Arab and Middle Eastern Studies. Use this guide as your starting point, come to the Library or Ask a Librarian for more resources and help.

Find Books and E-Books

Use the Library Catalog to find books and other materials

Find eBooks by title or identifying number:


Arabic Digital Libraries

A big part of the Arabic classicla literature have been digitized. Find and access Arabic books in the public domain.


The Library holds several e-book packages in Arabic, Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies:

For sources on the modern issues you can use the general E-book packages such as:

Check Digital Libraries  to access books or books in the public domain.

Search Cambridge Histories Online

Including The Cambridge History of Arabic Literature •The Cambridge History of Egypt •The Cambridge History of Iran •The Cambridge History of Islam •The Cambridge History of Turkey

Research Handbooks

Consult  the following sources to learn about recommended books and other useful sources: