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Ottoman & Turkish studies

Welcome - Merhaba - Hoşgeldiniz ! This guide focuses on useful sources for Ottoman and Turkish studies. It is tailored to the courses offered by the McGill Institute of Islamic Studies.

Open Access

CEEOL - Central and Eastern European Online Library includes digital periodicals from Turkey and other parts of the former Ottoman Empire.

Database for Ottoman Inscriptions (DOI) is a searchable database of Turkish, Arabic and Persian architectural inscriptions created in the Ottoman lands during Ottoman times.

Historians of the Ottoman Empire aims at offering scholars a major bio-bibliographical reference book on Ottoman historians.

H-Turk is the H-Net/TSA network for Ottoman and Turkish studies.

İlahiyat makaleler veri tabani is a database of articles on Islamic studies published by Theology Faculties in Turkey and managed by İSAM - İslam Araştırmaları Merkezi.

ISAM (Turkiye Diyanet Vakfi) is ISAM Library's articles and theses databases.

ISAM (Center for Islamic Studies in Istanbul) manuscript database.

LexiQamus; An Online Tool for Deciphering Illegible Words in Manuscripts in Arabic Letters is a website designed by Ahmet Abdullah Sacmali to solve illegible words in Ottoman Turkish which is especially critical for those dealing with archive documents.

The Online Bibliography of Ottoman-Turkish Literature is a free and extensive database of references to theses, books, articles, papers and projects relating to research into Ottoman-Turkish culture.

TS Corpus: The Turkish Corpus is a Turkish general-purpose corpus containing 491 million POSTagged tokens (491,360,398 million).

Türkiye Makaleler Bibliyografyası is a database of articles covering the Republican period of Turkey from 1923 to the present. Currently, over 650,000 articles from more than 4000 journals and magazines are searchable. The data entry infrastructure was redesigned and now author names and publication authorities have been added to the new system. With the new user interface, you can search by author, article, subject, and journal name.

Türkiye Yazma Eserler Kurumu Başkanlığı is the Turkey Presidency of the Council of Manuscripts website, which provides access to selected manuscripts as ebooks, books for purchase as well as a search engine for members. The manuscripts are presented alongside transliterated Ottoman script.


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