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Ancient Near East and Egypt

Librarian for Middle Eastern, Islamic, South Asian, and Jewish Studies

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David Hirsch
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Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
Tel: +13108252930
Fax: +13108253777


This guide was created and maintained by Elizabeth Waraksa, CLIR Postdoctoral Fellow and Librarian for Middle Eastern Studies, from September 2008 through August 2011.

Archives and Image Repositories

Use these sites to locate images of, and metadata for, art, artifacts and monuments from the ancient Near East and Egypt. Some resources are freely available, others are subscription services, so remote access may be necessary when accessing from off-campus.

ARTstor guides are available for subjects such as Classical Studies, Middle Eastern Studies, and Religious Studies.

Film Resources

Object Catalogs and Databases

These catalogs and databases present archaeological and museum assets relating to the ancient Near East and Egypt.