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What is in this guide?
This guide provides numerous Middle Eastern Studies' resources at UC Berkeley Library.
- Books - Find books at UCB for general Middle Eastern Studies.
- Digital Projects - Links to digital repositories, dissertations and other tools.
- Library Services - See what services the library offers to assist your research.
Middle Eastern & Near Eastern Studies Research Guides
Middle Eastern Studies
This guide gives you a general overview of library resources for Middle Eastern Studies at UCB.
Middle Eastern Music
This guide gives you an overview about the library resources related to Middle Eastern Music at UCB.
The Middle East in Film
This guide gives you a general overview of library resources for finding films about the Middle Eastern region at UCB.
Middle Eastern & Islamic Art
This guide gives you a general overview of library resources about Middle Eastern & Islamic Art and Architecture at UCB.
Maps and Data
This guide gives you a general overview of library resources for finding maps and data related to Middle Eastern Studies.
Center for Middle Eastern Studies
CMES promotes the interdisciplinary study of the Arab World, Turkey, Israel, and Iran at UC Berkeley, privileging no single country, topic, or political position.
Middle Eastern Languages and Cultures (MELC)
Berkeley's Middle Eastern Languages and Cultures (MELC) Department, offers both general instruction and specialized training in Archaeology, Art History, Assyriology, Egyptology, Iranian Studies, Judaic and Islamic Studies, Comparative Semitics, Arabic, Hebrew, Persian, and Turkish.