Fojnica: Osmanski dokumenti iz arhiva Franjevačkog samostana
Bosnia was conquered by the Ottoman Turks in 1463, and with it the Franciscan monastery of the Holy Spirit of Fojnica, founded in the 14th century.
Due to its eventful history, the … Read more
The National Library of Iran (NLAI) has launched numerous publications online. A one-time registration with a valid e-mail address is required. In case of problems with the registration a short request in Persian or English can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org… Read more
In September 2018 the University and State Library Saxony-Anhalt (ULB) received the extensive private library of the Iranian-born scholar Ali-Reza Rahbar from Bonn. We had reported about it in our newsletter and here on our web portal.
The ULB … Read more
A new addition to our collection from the MENA region is „al-Maurūṯ“ (الموروث / Almawrouth / Almourooth). This quarterly journal focuses on art and culture in the Arabic world.
Journal in our Catalogue
The journal is published by the … Read more
The Orientalist Torsten Wollina reviewed our open access collection MENAdoc for the online magazine HAZINE.
Titled “Yes, you should use MENAdoc and here’s why and how”, he describes in detail what the repository has to offer to the international academic … Read more
Imperial Norms and Local Realities: The Ottoman Municipal Laws and the Municipality of Beirut (1860-1908)
Volume 105 of the Beiruter Texte und Studien by Malek Sharif is now available in open access on MENAdoc.
Book on MENAdoc
Malek Sharif revises … Read more
The Art Salon in the Arab Region: Politics of Taste Making
Volume 132 of the Beiruter Texte und Studien by Nadia von Maltzahn and Monique Bellan is now available in open access on MENAdoc.
Book on MENAdoc
This volume discusses … Read more