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Ahram Online is the English-language news web site published by Al-Ahram Establishment, Egypt’s largest news organisation, and the publisher of the Middle East’s oldest newspaper: the daily Al-Ahram, in publication since 1875.
An independent news producer and distributor of content from and about the Middle East via the free web. It strives to provide coverage of the Middle East from a local perspective.
Al Jazeera English (AJE) - Middle East
A 24-hour news and current affairs channel/free website. It is the first international English language news channel to broadcast across the globe from the Middle East.
Published by the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), a non-profit and nonpartisan membership organization dedicated to improving the understanding of U.S. foreign policy and international affairs through the free exchange of ideas.
GPA Middle Eastern and North African Newspapers
Global Press Archive, Center For Research Libraries, Global Resource Network, open access collection of Middle Eastern and North African historic and recent news.
Jadaliyya is run and produced on a primarily volunteer basis by an editorial team and an expanding pool of contributors committed to discussing the Arab world and the broader Middle East on their own terms.
Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty
Views itself as an objective source for news on countries where press freedoms have been severely restricted. Find here news on the Middle East and surrounding countries.
Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO)
A comprehensive source for theory and research in international affairs since 1991. Includes working papers from university research institutes, conference proceedings, books, journals and policy briefs. Some resources have partial content only!
Eurasia Atlantic (EURA)
Bibliographic and full text database that provides area coverage for Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union, Central Asia and Western Europe. Specific focus is on economic development, investment, trade and technological industries. Includes historical depth for Soviet and WWII history.
JSTOR (EXPANDED COLLECTIONS & JOURNALS) - ENDS 6/30/21
Hundreds of academic journals in full text from v.1:n. 1. Access to current subscribed content of participating titles included. Basic and advanced searching defaults to "read and download" content we subscribe to. Browsing defaults to "all content." Look for the Access Level limiter on the lower left side to change settings.
JSTOR Struggles for Freedom: Southern Africa
Thousands of interviews, periodicals, posters, photographs, and more document the liberation of Southern Africa and the dismantling of the Apartheid regime, with a focus on colonial rule, the dispersion of exiles, and international intervention.
JSTOR World Heritage Sites: Africa
Comprehensive African studies site. Contains unusual photographs, 3D models, GIS data, site plans, aerial and satellite photography, excavation reports, manuscripts, traveler's accounts, historical and antiquarian maps, books, articles, and other scholarly research of African heritage.
Middle East & Africa (MIDA)
Bibliographic and full text database that provides comprehensive area coverage for Middle East and Africa. Specific focus is on political and social development, foreign policy, economic development, investment, oil and petrochemicals, trade and technological industries.
Policy File Index
Now on the Proquest platform! Online access to public policy research and analysis from think tanks, university research programs, research organizations and publishers.
Political Science Complete
Provides full text for more than 500 journals, and indexing and abstracts for almost 3,000 titles. Also features over 340 full-text reference books and monographs, and over 36,000 full-text conference papers, including those of the International Political Science Association.
Project MUSE - Premium Collection
Full text of hundreds of journals including current issues. No access to books. Additional features available with the creation of a personal account.
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