Self Testimonies from the Ottoman Empire
The series „Memoria : Fontes minores ad Historiam Imperii Ottomanici pertinentes“ is available in Open Access on our MENAdoc repository.
Series on MENAdoc
This series is based on many smaller sources that have not been considered by the scientific community because of their relatively uncommon language or because they are privately owned.
These include diaries, memoirs, letters and other personal documents of the inhabitants of the Ottoman capital Istanbul from the second half of the 19th century to the early years of the Republic of Turkey. Continue reading
The essay “Defending Turkey on Global Stages: The Young Turk Reşit Saffet’s Internationalist Strategy in 1919” by Carolin Liebisch is now freely available in our open access repository MENAdoc.
The text examines the activities of the young Turkish diplomat and nationalist Reşit Saffet during his stay in Switzerland at the beginning of 1919.
To the essay
The publication on MENAdoc keeps the article permanently accessible via permalink and makes it visible in catalogues worldwide.
The Specialized Information Service Middle East, North Africa and Islamic Studies provides test access to the Turkish e-book database “Turcademy” in the category “Social and Humanities Sciences”. Continue reading
Final Conference of the International Max Planck Research School for the Anthropology, Archaeology
The Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology is seeking contributions to the conference to be held in Halle (Saale) from 2–5 December 2020.
Here you can find the complete Call for Papers.
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. Continue reading
Parts of the Scholarly Collection Ali-Reza Rahbar, Bonn 2018
The University and State Library Saxony-Anhalt (ULB) with its Specialized Information Service (FID) Middle East, North Africa and Islamic Studies received an extensive donation of Persian monographs and journals in the autumn of 2018. Continue reading
University of Thessaloniki is pleased to announce that the 24th Conference of the Comité International des Études Pré-Ottomanes et Ottomanes (International Committee for Pre-Ottoman and Ottoman Studies) will take place in Thessaloniki, Greece, on 23-27 June 2020.
The aim is to provide a platform of a high scholarly level, which will promote the knowledge and sustain the memory of Ottoman history. Continue reading