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Middle East and North Africa by the Global Resources Center

GRC Primary Source documents

Library Digital Collections

These digital collections of primary source material are owned by GW Libraries. Access from off-campus will require signing in.

Special Collections

The Special Collections Research Center at Gelman Library has several rare collections on the Middle East, including books, images, manuscripts, and maps. For more information, contact them directly. For manuscripts and collections inquiries, please contact For University Archives inquiries, please contact

A selection of materials from this collection was digitized for the exhibit, "Cultural Imaginings: The Making of the Arab World in the Western Mind."

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