About us

  • 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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  • Contact

    How to find our Branch Library in Halle and how to reach the right contact person of the Specialized Information Service (FID) Middle East-, North Africa- and Islamic Studies ...
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  • Range of Subjects and Topics

    (Deutsch) Der FID Nahost erwirbt schwer zugängliche Primärliteratur aus den Ländern und in den Sprachen der MENA-Region (Naher Osten und Nordafrika). ...
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  • Cooperation with other Specialized Information Services

    Our range of subjects and our service focus regionally and thematically overlap with other Specialized Information Services (FID). Islam or the ...
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  • Academic Advisory Board

    Council of the Specialized Information Service The Academic Advisory Board of the FID consists of experts from a wide range of research fields, including representatives from ...
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  • Partners

    The following institutions have contributed to MENALIB in the past or cooperated with us in other ways. ...
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  • Imprint

    Provider identification of this online publication in accordance with § 5 Telemediengesetz (German Telemedia Act) ...
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News about us

  • Advisory Board Meeting 2019

    The academic advisory board of the Specialized Information Service (FID) Middle East, North Africa and Islamic Studies will meet in Halle on November 19, 2019. The FID is a project of the University and State Library Saxony-Anhalt (and is funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG). ...
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  • DFG funds our Specialized Information Service (FID) for another three years

    The University and State Library Saxony-Anhalt (ULB) in Halle remains the central point nationwide for special literature on Middle East and Islamic studies. The German Research Foundation (DFG) has decided to make further funds available to the Specialized Information Service ...
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