To find book-length literature in our collections, start by searching our online library catalog by subject, title, author, etc.
You'll also find other materials held by our library such as maps, films / DVDs, archival collections, manuscripts, etc.
To find article-length literature, start with Library Articles Search or one of our more subject-specific Article Indexes / Databases. Look for the MGetIt links indicating items that we have access to. You may also browse our online journals.
Search the WorldCat catalog to find materials held by other libraries (books, archival collections, etc.)
The following scholarly databases are recommended for your literature search. Most will require UM log-in for access. To view a more complete listing, browse Library Databases Search
Reference works (encyclopedias, dictionaries, handbooks, manuals, directories, bibliographies, etc.) help resolve questions that come up in the course of study / research. They are also an excellent place to begin research on an unfamiliar topic.
You'll find additional online reference works listed in Library Databases Search.
See more on the Arab World News Sources section of this guide
See also the other pages of this guide for additional subject-specific resources
See also the national data sets listed under "Middle East & North Africa" on the International, Regional and National Data Sets research guide