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  • Presentation and Information Point at the 26th International DAVO/DMG Congress

    "Books, Journals, Databases, Open Access - a Service for the Middle East Studies" This is the title of the presentation of our Specialized ...
  • Commemorative Publication for Prof. Dr. Jürgen Paul

    Prof. Dr. Jürgen Paul was professor of Islamic Studies at the Institute of Oriental Studies at Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg from 1995 to 2013. On the occasion of ...
  • ”Defending Turkey on Global Stages” – Secondary Publication

    The essay "Defending Turkey on Global Stages: The Young Turk Reşit Saffet's Internationalist Strategy in 1919" by Carolin Liebisch is now freely ...
  • New FID Licence: „Afghan Serials Collection“

    The “Afghan Serials Collection” is an essential collection of partisan serials from the Wahdat Library, the most comprehensive private collection of rare newspapers and journals from Afghanistan. ...

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  • The Specialized Information Service (FID)

    The Specialized Information Service (FID) Middle East-, North Africa- and Islamic Studies provides highly specialized research materials from the countries of the MENA region for German researchers. It is funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG) ...
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