Middle East & Islamic Studies

Collections

  • Middle East Studies Collection
    Middle East Studies covers all disciplines in the study of human societies, past and present, in the following countries: Morocco, Tunisia, Algeria, Libya, and Egypt, the occupied territories of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip, Lebanon, Syria, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Turkey, Azerbayjan, Armenia, Iran, Afghanistan, Bahrain, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.
  • Islamic Studies Collection
    Islamic Studies covers all aspects of Islamic life and culture worldwide, especially art, history, literature, philosophy, and religion.

Featured Electronic Resources

Other Resources

LIBX FOR MIDDLE EAST AND ISLAMIC STUDIES

LibX Columbia University Edition is a Firefox and Chrome add-on which provides direct access to Columbia Library catalog, Index Islamicus, Brill Reference, ATLA, MENADOC, Encyclopedia Iranica as well as Open Access resources focused on Middle East and Islamic Studies.

To install in Firefox go to: http://libx.org/releases/ff/libx2-latest.xpi?edition=B61C443E

To install in Google Chrome go to: http://libx.org/releases/gc/libx2-latest.crx?edition=B61C443E

Explation of LibX functionality can be found here:
http://library.columbia.edu/technology/tools/libx_tool.html