Welcome to the Middle East and North Africa Libguide!
In this Libguide, we attempt to gather pertinent resources to facilitate a greater understanding of the Middle East and North Africa.
Along the top you can find tabs which will take you to the various countries in the region.
Here on the home page you can find information which is applicable on a more regional level, such as the Arab Spring. Also, campus events which focus on Middle East or North African issues will be posted on the home page.
Please feel free to leave your comments and/or suggestions so that we may constantly improve the page and make it as useful as possible.
This libguide page was compiled by University of Michigan's Near Eastern Studies Library and includes open-access resources, language learning sites, religious texts, historical documents, and more.
This page includes a comprehensive list of news sources from different countries in the Middle East.
Brookings Institute: How Monarchies Survived the Arab Spring
Routledge- Taylor and Francis Group: The Arab Spring Revisited
BBC News: Arab Uprisings- Country by Country
Of course, Islam has played a HUGE part in shaping the Middle East and North Africa. Here are some links to get informed about Islam!
Islam and Islamic Law- Oxford Law