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Ancient Near East and Egypt

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


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

Research Assistance

Research assistance in the social sciences and humanities is available at the Charles E. Young Research Library. See Reference and Research Help for complete reference service options.

Connect from off campus

Databases and Indexes

The databases and indexes below are particularly useful for Near Eastern Studies and Egyptology. Some recommended starting points are indicated in bold. Some of the databases below are freely available, and others are subscription services, so remote access may be necessary when accessing from off-campus.