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    Western Travellers in the Islamic World Online

    Accounts of travel are a popular and accessible source for research on historical relations between “East” and “West” and are attractive for specialists and non-specialists alike. Predominantly covering the Ottoman Empire, the collection also stretches into Ethiopia, Central Asia, Afghanistan, North Africa, and of course Iran.

    Universal Databases (UDB)

    Over 50 full text and full image subscription databases comprised of authoritative published content from Russia and former Soviet states, China and East Asia and the Middle East.

    Classic Arabic Texts Online

    Offers accounts of the early conquests of the Islamic polity and historical works about the first centuries of Muslim society.