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Middle East history

Welcome - Merhaba - أهلا وسهلا - Hoşgeldiniz - خوش آمدید ! This guide focuses on historical, archival and primary sources for the history of the Middle East. It is tailored to the courses offered by the McGill Institute of Islamic Studies.

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Romanization & transliteration

To search the Library catalogue, use the Library of Congress romanization tables  for ArabicOttoman TurkishPersian  and Urdu.

For other ALA-LC romanization Tables click here

Anoother common romanization style is that of the International Journal of Middle East Studies (IJMES) transliteration guide.

Two suggested fonts for romanization:

  1. Unicode fonts
  2. New Times Arabic

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