MIDDLE EAST: USEFUL REFERENCE SOURCES

[General] [Business/Statistics] [Government] [Humanities] [Language/Literature] [Social Sciences]


GENERAL REFERENCE SOURCES
  • Middle East bibliography
    Z 3013 .S54 1992

  • Monthly Catalog of United States Government Publications
    1940-1995:     (Compact) Z 1223 .A18     [earlier titles available]
    1976 +:   Resources A-Z: Catalog of U.S. Government Publications

  • Times Guide to the Middle East: the Arab World and its Neighbours [3ed]
    DS 44 .T56 1996

  • Ulrich's International Periodicals Directory
    1953-2000:     Z 6941 .U5
    Resources A-Z: Ulrichsweb

  • Who's Who in Lebanon [1986/1987]
    DS 80 .75 .W5

  • Who's Who in the Arab world
    1967-2007/98:     D 198 .3 .W5

  • WorldCat
    Books & Media: WorldCat
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BUSINESS and STATISTICS
  • ABI/INFORM
    1971 +:     Resources A-Z

  • APS Who's Who in Middle East Banking & Trade
    HG 187 .A65 A167 1985

  • Business Periodicals Index
    1958-1994/95:     (Compact) Z 7164 .C81 B983
    1982 +:     Resources A-Z: Business Full Text

  • Demograghic Yearbook     [United Nations]
    1948 +:     (REF) HA 17 .D45

  • Directory of American Firms Operating in Foreign Countries
    1979...2005:     (REF) HG 4538 .A1 D5

  • Directory of Foreign Firms Operating in the United States
    1978...2006:     (REF) HG 4057 .A155

  • EconLit
    1969 +:     Resources A-Z
    {Continues: Journal of Economic Literature}

  • Exporters' Encyclopaedia     {2008/09}
    (REF) HF 3011 .E9

  • FAO Statistical Yearbook
    2004-2005/06:     HD 1421 .F363
    2004 +: Full text, check PantherCat for access

  • FAO Yearbook: Production
    1976-2003:     HD 1421 .F585

  • FAO Yearbook: Trade
    1976-2003:     HD 9000 .4 .F58

  • International Financial Statistics Yearbook
    1979-1996:     (REF) HG 3881 .I627x
    Dates vary:     Resources A-Z

  • International Trade Statistics Yearbook
    1957-2008:     (REF) HF 91 .U473

  • Journal of Economic Literature
    1963 +:     HB 1 .J6
    Continued, in part, by: EconLit

  • al-Kitab al-ihsa'i al-sanawi (Statistical yearbook - Saudi Arabia)
    1965-1996:     HA 1950 .S36 S3x

  • Mergent International Manual
    1981 +:     (REF) HG 4538 .M66x

  • National Accounts Statistics: Analysis of Main Aggregates
    1982-1988/89:     (REF) HC 79 .I5 N387

  • National Accounts Statistics: Main Aggregates and Detailed Tables
    1982-2006:     (REF) HC 79 .I5 N388

  • Statistical Abstract of Israel
    1965-1995:     HA 1931 .A35
    1996 +:     http://www.cbs.gov.il/bhira_e.htm

  • Statistical Yearbook, Arab Republic of Egypt
    1952-2008:     (REF) HA 2043 .A335x

  • Statistical Yearbook [UNESCO]
    1964-1999:     (REF) HA 40 .C8 U55x

  • Turkiye Istatistik Yilligi (Statistical Yearbook of Turkey)
    1971-1998:     HA 1611 .A52x
    2006:     http://www.turkstat.gov.tr/yillik/yillik_ing.pdf

  • Who Owns Whom. Australasia, Asia, Middle East & Africa
    1998/99 +:     (REF) HG 4009 .W462

  • Year-Book of Labour Statistics
    1937-2006:     HD 4826 .I63

    Country Profiles
    2007 +:     (REF) HD 4826 .I632x

    Time Series
    2007 +:     (REF) HD 4826 .I63

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GOVERNMENT
  • ABC Pol Sci
    1969-1995:   (Compact) JA 36 .A23x
    see Worldwide Political Science Abstracts

  • Blue Helmets: a Review of United Nations Peace-Keeping
    JX 1981 .P7 B62 1990

  • Christian Science Monitor Index
    1960-1966:     (Compact) AI 21 .C46
    Continued by full-text coverage in various online resources; use Citation Linker.

  • CIAO (Columbia International Affairs Online
    Dates vary:   Resources A-Z

  • CIS Index to Publications of the United States Congress
    1970-2008:     (MFC) KF 49.C4x
    (Full text/microfiche: Microtext KF 01)

  • Constitutions of the Countries of the World
    1971 +:     (REF-annex) JF 11 .C68x

  • Encyclopedia of the Modern Middle East & North Africa
    (REF) DS 43 .E53 2004

  • Europa World Year Book
    1985 +:     (REF) JN 1 .E85

  • Historical dictionary of the Arab-Israeli Conflict
    DS 119 .7 .K85 2006

  • History of Zionism: a Handbook and Dictionary
    (REF) DS 149 .E25 2000

  • International Political Science Abstracts
    1951-2003:     (compact) JA 36 .I5

  • Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: a Brief Checklist of Sources
    Z 7164 . A2 P7 no. 2600 [1989]

  • Longman Companion to the Middle East since 1914
    DS 62 .4 .O94 1998

  • Middle East and North Africa
    1964/1965-2008:     (REF) DS 49 .M5

  • New York Times Index
    1851-2004:     (compact) AI 21 .N44
    1851-3 years ago:     Proquest Historical Newspapers: New York Times.
    Continued by full-text coverage in various online resources; use Citation Linker.
  • Newspaper Source Plus (covers major U.S. newspapers)
    Dates vary:   Resources A-Z

  • PAIS International and PAIS Archive
    1915 +:     Resources A-Z

  • Political and Diplomatic History of the Arab world, 1900-1967 [1972]
    DS 63 .M3x

  • Political and Economic Dictionary of the Middle East
    DS 63 .S43x 2004

  • Political Dictionary of the State of Israel [2ed]
    DS 126 .5 .P62 1993

  • Political Encyclopedia of the Middle East
    DS 62 .8 .P64 1999

  • Political Handbook of the World
    1928 +:     (REF) JF 37 .P6

  • Political Leaders of the Contemporary Middle East and North Africa
    DS 61 .5 .P65 1990

  • Political Parties of the World
    (REF) JF 2051 .D39 2002

  • Statesman's Year Book {statistical and historical annual of the states of the world}
    1885 +:     (REF) JA 51 .S7

  • Times Index {London} (title/call number varies slightly)
    1740 +:     (MFC) AI 21 .T46
    1785 +:     (MF) AN 04 [Times newspaper]

  • World Factbook
    Resources A-Z

  • World Treaty Index [2ed]
    (REF) JX 171 .R63 1983

  • Worldwide Political Science Abstracts
    1975 +:   Resources A-Z

  • Yearbook of International Organizations
    1958-1998:     (REF) JX 1904 .A42
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HUMANITIES
  • Historical Dictionary of Islam
    BP 50 .A33 2001

  • Holy Qur'an
    (REF) BP 109 1989b
    [different edition, in English]:     netLibrary

  • International Index to Music Periodicals
    1996 +:     Resources A-Z

  • Modern Judaism: an Oxford Guide
    BM 42 .M63 2005

  • Music Index
    1949-2009:     (RMU) ML 118 .M84
    1973+:     Resources A-Z: Music Index Online

  • New Testament Abstracts
    1985 +:     Resources A-Z

  • Old Testament Abstracts
    1978 +:     Resources A-Z

  • Practical Talmud Dictionary
    (REF) BM 500 .5 .F73x 1994

  • Repertoire Internationale de la Litterature de l'Art (RILA: International Repertory of the Literature of Art)
    Online as part of : Bibliography of the History of Art
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LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE
  • Arabic Dictionary: Arabic-English
    PJ 6640 .A93x 2004

  • Arabic-English dictionary
    PJ 6640 .A7x 1974

  • Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Hebrew Language for Readers of English
    PJ 4833 .K54 1987

  • Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts: LLBA
    1967-2000:     (Compact) P 1 .L2x
    1973 +:     Resources A-Z
  • al-Mawrid: qamus Inkilizi - 'Arabi
    (REF) PJ 6640 .B35x 1983

  • MLA International Bibliography
    1921-1998:     (compact) Z 7006 .M4
    1963 +:     Resources A-Z

  • Webster's New World Hebrew Dictionary
    PJ 4833 .B26 1992

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SOCIAL SCIENCES
  • Abstracts in Anthropology
    1970-2008:     GN 1 .A2x

  • Anthropological Literature
    late 19th Century +:     Resources A-Z

  • Biblical World, a Dictionary of Biblical Archaeolgy
    BS 622 .P4 [1966]

  • British Museum Dictionary of Ancient Egypt
    DT 58 .S54 2002

  • Cambridge Atlas of the Middle East and North Africa
    G 2205 .C3 1987
    (AGS-Atlases) At. 401 A-1987

  • C.R.I.S.: Combined Retrospective Index Set to Journals in History, 1838-1974
    D 1 .C2x

  • Cultural Atlas of Mesopotamia and the Ancient Near East
    (AGS-Atlases) At. 415 B-1990

  • eHRAF World Cultures
    Resources A-Z

  • Encyclopaedia Judaica [1971-1972]
    DS 102 .8 .E496

  • Encyclopedia of the Palestine Problem
    DS 119 .7 .N2928 1991

  • Greenwood Encyclopedia of Women's Issues Worldwide. The Middle East and North Africa
    HQ 1726 .5 .G74 2003

  • Historical Abstracts
    1955 +:     Resources A-Z

  • Historical Atlas of Islam
    G 1786 .S1 F7 2002

  • Historical Atlas of Islam
    (AGS Atlases) At.050 B-2004

  • Historical Atlas of Saudia Arabia
    (AGS Atlases) At.416.1 B-2003

  • Historical Dictionary of Algeria
    DT 283 .7 .N39 2006

  • Historical Dictionary of Egypt
    DT 45 .W83 1984
  • Historical Dictionary of Iran
    DS 270 .L67 2007

  • Historical Dictionary of Iraq
    DS 709 .G47 2004

  • Historical Dictionary of Israel
    DS 126 .5 .R38 1992

  • Historical Dictionary of Lebanon
    DS 80 .9 .A28 1998

  • Historical Dictionary of Libya
    DT 223 .3 .S7 1998

  • Historical Dictionary of Morocco
    DT 313 .7 .P37 2006

  • Historical Dictionary of Palestine
    DS 102 .8 .N397 1997

  • Historical Dictionary of Saudi Arabia
    DS 221 .P48 1993

  • Historical Dictionary of Syria
    DS 94 .9 .C66 2004

  • Historical Dictionary of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
    DS 154 .G83 1991

  • Historical Dictionary of Tunisia
    DT 244 .P47 1989

  • Historical Dictionary of Yemen
    DS 247 .Y45 B87 1995

  • History Reference Center
    Resources A-Z

  • Oral History of Contemporary Jewry: an Annotated Catalogue
    Z 6372 . U55 1990

  • Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt
    (REF) DT 58 .O94 2001

  • Routledge Atlas of Jewish history
    (AGS-Atlases) At. 050 B-2003

  • Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Ancient Egypt
    DT 58 .W55 2005
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LB: 1 March 2011


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