The book “Karagös : türkische Schattenspiele” by Hellmut Ritter, 1924 is now available in open access on MENAdoc. Continue reading
Yeni İstiklal: Haftalık Tarafsız Siyasi Gazete
About 80 issues of the Turkish weekly newspaper Yeni İstiklal (New Independence) from the years 1960 to 1967 are now in our holdings and listed in the catalogue. Continue reading
“Prints and Impressions from Ottoman Smyrna: the Collection de costumes civils et militaires, scènes populaires, et vues de l’Asie-Mineure Album (1836-38) at Harvard University’s Fine Arts Library”. Continue reading
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.
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 text examines the activities of the young Turkish diplomat and nationalist Reşit Saffet during his stay in Switzerland at the beginning of 1919.
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