The Middle East and Islamic Studies Reading Room is located in SML 508 (fifth floor of the Sterling Memorial Library). It contains more than 1,000 reference materials written in Arabic, Persian, Turkish, English, French, and German. Reference works include bibliographies, dictionaries, and encyclopedias covering topics ranging from history to literature to religion and more. A computer workstation is available for searching the library catalogs and the Internet. The room is open during regular SML hours. In addition, the room is often used by faculty in the Department of Near East Languages and Civilizations for seminars.
Librarian for Middle East Studies
Sterling Memorial Library Room 333A
International Collections and Research Support
PO Box 208240
New Haven CT 06520-8240
130 Wall Street
New Haven CT 06511