New Acquisition: ETLO

ETLO_CoverWe are pleased to announce that the FID Asia and the FID Middle East have been able to jointly provide a permanent licence for the Encyclopedia of Turkic Languages and Linguistics. This product is now available to you as a … Read more

Work meeting + Founding of KaTaBa D-A-CH

Like a family reunion” – this is how many of the participants described the working meeting of librarians from German-speaking specialist libraries, which took place in Halle (Saale) from 27 February to 29 February 2024.

In the reading … Read more

Advisory Board Meeting 2023

The Specialised Information Service Middle East, North Africa and Islamic Studies held its fifth advisory board meeting on 13 December 2023.

The timing of the latest advisory board meeting was chosen with the upcoming new application in mind, which is … Read more

Try out MENAsearch!

MENAsearch – that is the new discovery system of the FID Middle East. It is intended to meet the special requirements of our department in literature research.


Discovery systems are library search systems based on modern search engine technologies. … Read more