Near Eastern American Periodicals

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Newspapers
 

Action, New York, NY. Weekly: 1969-1983. English.
All Dimensions, Washington, DC. Monthly: 1980. English.
ALSAC (American Lebanese Syrian Associated Charities, or Aiding Leukemia Stricken American Children) News, Indianapolis, IN. Monthly: 1959, 1961, 1966, 1967. English.
The American Syrian-Lebanese Leader, Jacksonville Beach, FL. Monthly: 1973-1975.
American University of Beirut News, New York, NY. Quarterly: 1973. English.
Arab Mirror (previously a section of Voice of Masr), Jersey City, NJ. Monthly: 1977-1978. Includes English.
Al-Bayan (The Explanation), Detroit, MI. Weekly: 1959, 1966.
Al Bedaya (The Beginning), Little Rock, AR. Monthly: 1981-1982. Includes English.
Belady (My Country), Glendale, CA. Monthly: 1974-1975. Includes English.
The Caravan, Brooklyn, NY. Weekly: 1953-1954, 1956-1961. (Microfilm: 1953-1961). English.
Free Palestine, Washington, DC. Monthly: 1969-1972. English.
The Heritage, New York, NY. Weekly: 1965-1982. English.
Al-Hoda (The Guidance), New York, NY. Weekly: 1960, 1966, 1973-date. (Microfilm: 1898-1913)
Al-Islaah (The Reform), New York, NY. Weekly: 1949, 1952, 1953, 1956, 1966, 1969-1983. (Microfilm: 1949-1958, 1962-1977). Includes English.
Jerusalem Times, Vancouver, BC. Monthly: 1975. English.
Middle East Digest, New York, NY. Monthly: 1957, 1958. English.
Meraat ul Gharb (Mirror of the West), Brooklyn, NY. Tri-weekly: 1950-1952, 1955-1959.
New Lebanese American Journal (previously titled Lebanese American Journal), New York, NY. Weekly: 1956-1978. English.
The News Circle (changed to serial format in 1980), Los Angeles, CA. Monthly: 1973-1980. English.
The Palestinian Voice, Los Angeles, CA. Semi-weekly: 1971-1976. Includes English.
El Ra-Ed News (The Pioneer), Staten Island, NY. Bi-monthly: 1975-1978. Includes English.
As-Sameer (The Entertainer), Brooklyn, NY. Daily: 1949-1951, 1953.
As-Sayeh (The Wanderer), New York, NY. Semi-weekly: 1947, 1953-1954.
The Source, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (previously published in Edmonton, Alberta, and Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada). Semi-monthly: 1971-1978. Includes English.
Sout Al-Mougtareb, Hollywood, CA. Monthly: 1976. Includes English.
Star News Pictorial, Los Angeles, CA. Monthly: 1958-1965, 1971. English.
The Tulsa Star, Tulsa, OK. Bi-weekly: 1972-1978. English.
Voice of Masr, Jersey City, NJ. Monthly: 1974, 1977. Includes English.
Al-Wafa (The Fulfillment), Lawrence, MA. Semi-weekly. (Microfilm: 1907-1910).
WP-AAA News (Western Pennsylvania Association of Arab Americans), Pittsburgh, PA. Monthly: 1975, 1977. English.

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Serials
 

Abu Simbel News, New York, NY. Frequency unknown: 1966, 1969. English.

Al-‘Alam al-Jadid (The New World), New York, NY. Monthly: 1913-1915. Arabic.

AMARA Newsletter, Boston, MA. Frequency unknown: 1968-1970. English.

ADC Activity Report, Washington, DC. Triennial: 1988. English.

ADC Action Alert, Washington, DC. Frequency varies: 1984. English.

ADC Bulletin, Santa Ana, CA. Monthly: 1984-1985. English.

ADC Background Papers (American Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee Research Institute), Washington, DC. Frequency varies: 1982-1984. English.

ADC Intern Perspectives, Washington, DC. Annual: 1989-1999, 2001. English.

ADC Insider’s Report, Washington, DC. Monthly: 1986, 1987. English.
ADC Issues (ADC Research Institute), Washington, DC. Frequency varies: 1982, 1984. English.
ADC New England Quarterly, Cambridge, MA. Frequency varies: 1987. English.
ADC Minnesota Chronicle, Minneapolis, MN. Frequency varies: 1999-2000.  English.
ADC Reports, Washington, DC. Frequency Varies: 1980-1984. English.
ADC Times (previously titled ADC Reports), Washington, DC. Ten issues per year: 1984-2000. English.
American-Arab Affairs, Washington, DC. Quarterly: 1982-1984. English.
American-Arab Affairs Council Special Report, Washington, DC. Quarterly (bi-monthly): 1982. English.
American-Arab Affairs Council Quarterly Report, Washington, DC. Quarterly: 1982-1983. English.
American-Arab Association Bulletin, New York, NY. Monthly: 1963. English.
American Friends of the Middle East (AFME) Middle East Newsletter (previously titled AFME Newsletter), Washington, DC. Frequency varies: 1970. English.
AFME Newsletter, Washington, DC. Frequency varies: 1959-1961, 1967-1969. English.
AFME Report (previously titled AFME Newsletter), Washington, DC. Frequency varies: 1972-1976. English.
American Institute for Islamic Affairs Newsletter, Washington, DC. Monthly (?): 1984-1986. English.
The American Journal of Islamic Social Sciences, Silver Spring, MD. Semi-annual: 1985-1990. English.
ANERA Newsletter (American Near East Refugee Aid, Inc.), Washington, DC. Bi-monthly: 1969-1975, 1977, 1979, 1982-1984, 1990, 1993, 1998, 1999. English.
American Review of Eastern Orthodoxy (AREO), Indian Shores, FL. Frequency varies: 1972-1974. English.
AUB Catalogue (American University of Beirut), Beirut, Lebanon. Annual: 1974. English.
AUB President’s Report, Beirut Lebanon. Annual: 1996. English.
AUB Contributor’s Report for Gifts Received in North America, Beirut, Lebanon. Frequency varies: 1994. English.
AUB Newsletter, Beirut, Lebanon. Quarterly: 1990-1995. English.
AUB Magazine (previously titled AUB Newsletter), Beirut, Lebanon. Quarterly: 1995-2000. English.
Amideast Report (previously titled AFME Report), Washington, DC. Frequency varies: 1977-1980. English.
Arab-American Affairs (previously titled The News Circle), Glendale, CA. Bi-monthly: 2003-2008. English.
Arab American Almanac, Glendale, CA. Frequency varies: 1984, 1992, 2003. English.
Arab-American Club (AAC) of Minnesota Monthly, Minneapolis, MN. Monthly: 1977, 1980, 1983. English.
Arab American Forum, Glendale, CA. Monthly: 1992-1993. English.
Arab American Historian, Los Angeles, CA. Quarterly: 2005-2008. English.
AAI (Arab-American Institute) Time for Action, Washington, DC. Frequency varies: 1999, 2001-2002. English.
AAI Issues: a Monthly Information Service of the Arab-American Institute, Washington, DC. Frequency varies: 1986, 1988-2004. English.
Arab-American Press Guild Newsletter, Los Angeles, CA. Frequency varies: 1997. English.
The American-Arabic Speaking Community Almanac, Los Angeles, CA. Annual: 1974, 1975. English.
Arab Community Newsletter, Toronto, Canada. Frequency unknown: 1977. English.
Arab Cultural Center Newsletter, San Francisco, CA. Frequency varies: 1973-1981. English.
Arab Dawn, Ste-Foy, Quebec, Canada. Quarterly: 1973. English.
Arab Information Center Bulletin, New York, NY. Frequency unknown: 1960. English.
The Arab News, Dearborn, MI. Monthly (?): 1979. Arabic.
Arab News and Views, New York, NY. Monthly: 1957-1969. English.
Arab Report, Washington, DC. Biweekly: 1974-1979. English.
Arab Studies Quarterly, Detroit, MI. Quarterly: 1979-1980, 1982-1986, 1988-1989. English.
Arab Views (previously titled Arab News and Views), New York, NY. Monthly: 1969-1970. English.
The Arabs: West Coast Report, San Francisco, CA. Monthly: 1975-1977. English.
The Arab World, New York, NY. Quarterly: 1944, 1946. English.
The Arab World (The Arab Information Center), New York, NY. Bi-monthly (monthly): 1956-1972. English.
Arab World Issues Occasional Papers, Belmont, MA (Detroit, MI). Frequency varies: 1975-1977, 1980, 1982. English.
Aramco World (previously titled Aramco World Magazine), Houston, TX. Bimonthly: 1988-2001. English.
Aramco World Magazine. New York, NY. Bimonthly: 1974, 1982, 1984, 1986. English.
AAUG Bibliography Series (Association of Arab-American University Graduates), Detroit, MI. Frequency varies: 1975, 1977. English.
AAUG Information Papers, North Dartmouth, MA. Frequency varies: 1970, 1973-1978, 1980. English.
AAUG Membership Directory, Washington, DC. Annual: 1969-1971. English.
AAUG, Inc. Newsletter, Belmont, MA (previously published in Shrewsbury, MA, and Detroit, MI). Frequency varies: 1968-1988, 1996. English.
ATAA News Line (Assembly of Turkish-American Associations) Washington, DC. Quarterly: 1985-1986. English.
ATA-USA (Bulletin of the Assembly of Turkish American Associations), Washington, DC. Quarterly: 1980-1985. English.
Ay Yildiz (Turkish Star; Turkish American Cultural Association of Georgia), Atlanta, GA. Monthly: 1985. English.
Al-Binaa (The Construction), Buenos Aires, Argentina. Monthly: 1986. Arabic.
Birzeit University Newsletter, Birzeit, West Bank. Frequency unknown: 1983. English.
Call for Justice, Stanton, CA. Frequency unknown: 1999. English.
Catholic Near East (previously titled Catholic Near East Magazine), New York, NY. Tri-monthly: 1987-1989. English.
Catholic Near East Magazine, New York, NY. Tri-monthly: 1976-1977, 1980-1982, 1984. English.
Community News (Syrian Lebanon American Institute, Chapter of ALSAC), Miami, FL. Monthly: 1961. English.
The Copts "Christians of Egypt," Jersey City, NJ. Frequency unknown: 1977. English.
Dateline: Lebanon, New York, NY. Frequency unknown: 1981-1982. English.
Egypt, Washington, DC. Quarterly: 1951-1952. English.
Eyewitness Israel Report: an ADC project to monitor human rights in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, Washington, DC. Two no. a year: 1988, 1989. English.
Facts: Today in the Middle East, Beirut, Lebanon. Biweekly: 1974-1976. English.
The Facts about Palestine, Beirut, Lebanon. Monthly: 1968-1970. English.
The Federation Herald (title changed to The National Herald in 1956), Washington, DC (previously published in Fitchburg, MA). Monthly: 1940-1942, 1948-1955. English.
Federation News (Federation of American Syrian-Lebanon Clubs), Columbus, OH. Monthly: 1952-1953. English.
Federation Newsletter, Parma, OH. Frequency unknown: 1972, 1975. English.
Flash of Damascus, Damascus, Syria. Monthly: 1970-1971, 1978. English.
Focus (National Association of Arab Americans), Washington, DC. Monthly: 1982. English.
Habibi, Mt. View, CA. Monthly: 1979. English.
Al-Haqiqa (The Facts), Minneapolis, MN. Frequency unknown: 1977. Arabic.
Hollywood Pictorial Magazine, Hollywood, CA. Monthly: 1962, 1963. English.
Human Resource Developments in the Middle East and North Africa (previously titled Amideast Report), Washington, DC. Quarterly: 1982. English.
INEAS News, Cambridge, MA. Quarterly: 1999. English.
Information Bulletin (American Council for Judaism), New York, NY. Frequency unknown: 1965-1967. English.
Information Bulletin (Institute of Arab Studies, Inc.), Belmont, MA. Frequency unknown: 1980. English.
Inside, Washington, DC. Monthly: 1983. English.
Inside: Israel and the Occupied Arab Lands (ADC), Washington, DC. Monthly: 1983. English.
Institute of Arab Studies Newsletter, Belmont, MA. Frequency unknown: 1981. English.
International Insight, Cleveland, OH. Bimonthly: 1981. English.
International Journal of Islamic and Arabic Studies, Bloomington, IN. Semi-annual: 1984-1987. English.
Islam Centennial Fourteen Newsletter, Washington, DC. Frequency unknown: 1983. English.
The Bulletin of the Islamic Center, Washington, DC. Quarterly: 1972-1975. English.
Islamic Center of Minnesota Newsletter, Minneapolis, MN. 1973, 1976-1977. English.
The Islamic Cultural Center of Greater Chicago Newsletter, Chicago, IL. Frequency unknown: 1978. English.
Israel and Palestine (I&P), Paris, France. Bimonthly: 1973-1980, 1983. English.
Israeli-Palestinian Peace, Washington, DC. Frequency unknown: 1985. English.
Jewish Newsletter, New York, NY. Biweekly: 1958-1961. English.
Journal of Arab Affairs, Fresno, CA. Semi-annual: 1981-1982, 1989. English.
Al-Khalidat (The Eternals), Terre Haute, IN (place of publication varies). Monthly (except March and April): 1927-1928, 1930-1931. Arabic.
Lebanon News, Washington, DC. Monthly: 1979, 1980. English.
The Link, New York, NY. Bi-monthly: 1968-2001. English.
Melkite Digest, Washington, DC. Monthly: 1969. English.
Melkite West, North Hollywood, CA. Quarterly: 1991-1994. English.
The Messenger, Boston, MA. Monthly: 1972. English.
MidAmerica-Arab Chamber of Commerce Bulletin, Chicago, IL. Bimonthly: 1988. English.
Middle East Desk Newsletter, Geneva, Switzerland. Frequency unknown: 1988. English.
Middle East Exhibits and Training Annual Report, Washington, DC. Annual: 1970. English.
Middle East Exhibits and Training Newsletter, Washington, DC. Monthly: 1970. English.
Middle East Focus, Washington, DC. Monthly: 1984, 1985, 1990. English.
Middle East Issues, Washington, DC. Frequency unknown: 1983. English.
The Middle East Newsletter, Beirut, Lebanon. Frequency varies: 1968-1974. English.
The Middle East News Review, New York, NY. Weekly: 1971, 1972. English.
The Middle East Peace Organizer, San Francisco, CA. Monthly: 1976. English.
Middle East Philanthropic Fund (MEPF) Newsletter, Somerville, MA. Frequency unknown: 1991. English.
Middle East Resource Center Newsletter, location unknown. Frequency unknown: 1977. English.
Mid East: A Middle East-North Africa Review, Washington, DC. Monthly: 1967-1970. English.
Mideast Monitor (previously titled Middle East Focus), Belmont, MA. Frequency varies: 1984-1990, 1993. English.
MIM Newsletter, New York, NY. Weekly (?): 1986. Turkish and English.
Mizna, Minneapolis, MN. Quarterly (3 issues per year): 1999-2007. English.
Monday, New York, NY. Weekly: 1985-1988, 1990, 1991, 1999. English.
Al Montada, Beirut, Lebanon. Monthly: 1970, 1973, 1983. English.
Mundus Arabicus, Cambridge, MA. Annual: 1981. English.
Najda Newsletter (Women Concerned about the Middle East), Berkeley, CA. Monthly (bi-monthly): 1982-1983. English.
The National Herald (previously titled The Federation Herald), Washington, DC. Monthly: 1955-1959. English.
National Association of Arab-Americans (NAAA) Action Alert, Washington, DC. Frequency unknown: 1990. English.
National Association of Arab Americans (NAAA) Focus, Washington, DC. Monthly: 1992. English.
National Association of Arab-Americans (NAAA) Newsletter, Los Angeles, CA. Frequency varies: 1990. English.
Navasart Amsagir (Navasart Monthly), Glendale, CA. Monthly: 1987. Armenian.
Near Eastern Center Newsletter, Los Angeles, CA. Semi-annual: 1980. English.
New England Briefs for Middle East Peacework, Cambridge, MA. Frequency unknown: 1978. English.
The News Circle (previously published as a newspaper, title changed to Arab American Affairs in 2003), Glendale, CA. Monthly: 1975, 1980-1989, 1991-1992, 1997-1999, 2001, 2003. Includes English.
The News Circle Almanac, Los Angeles, CA. Annual: 1974-1975. English.
News (Arab Students Organization in the USA, or OAS), New York, NY. Monthly: 1965-1967. English.
Newsletter (Arab Students Organization in the USA, or OAS), New York, NY. Monthly: 1957, 1959, 1961, 1963, 1965. English.
Newsline, Washington, DC. Frequency varies: 1985-1986. English.
Notebook (Arab American Institute), Washington, DC. Quarterly: 1985, 1986. English.
Noor ul-Haq (Light of Truth), Minneapolis, MN. Quarterly: 1988(?)-1992. English.
The Official Bulletin, Houston, TX. Monthly: 1954, 1962, 1964-1978. English.
Our Hope for Lebanon, Washington, DC. Bimonthly: 1991-1992, 1994. English.
Outlook, Washington, DC. Frequency unknown: 1989-1991. English.
Palestine Aid Society, New York, NY. Monthly: 1980-1982, 1985-1987, 1990-1994. English.
The Palestine Arab Refugee Newsletter, New York, NY. Frequency unknown: 1959-1961. English.
Palestinian Human Rights Bulletin, Washington, DC. Frequency varies: 1977-1983, 1985. English.
Palestine Human Rights Campaign Action Alert, Chicago, IL. Frequency unknown: 1978, 1979. English.
Palestine Human Rights Campaign Special Report, Chicago, IL. Frequency unknown: 1982. English.
Palestine Human Rights Newsletter, Chicago, IL. Bimonthly: 1981-1987, 1989. English.
Palestine: PLO Information Bulletin, Beirut, Lebanon. Annual: 1975-1978, 1980. English.
The Palestine Liberation Organization Permanent Delegation News, New York, NY. Frequency unknown: 1975. English.
Palestine Lives! Beirut, Lebanon. Frequency unknown: 1975. English.
Palestine News, Cambridge, MA. Bimonthly: 1974. English.
The Palestine Monitor, Dallas, TX. Frequency varies: 1990. English.
Palestine Refugees Today, New York, NY. Frequency varies: 1969, 1971-1972. English.
Palestine Resistance Bulletin, Buffalo, NY. Monthly (?): 1971. English.
The Palestinian Union of Women's Work Committees Newsletter, location unknown. Frequency unknown: 1988. English.
Political Focus, Washington, DC. Biweekly: 1978-1983. English.
President's Newsletter (Assembly of Turkish American Associations), Washington, DC. Frequency unknown: 1986, 1987. English.
Convention of the Syrian and Lebanese American Federation of the Eastern States, Worcester, MA. Annual: 1936. English.
S.A.M.E.D.O.O.N.: Friends of Palestinian Prisoners, Washington, DC. Frequency unknown: 1988. English.
As-Sameer (the Entertainer), New York, NY. Semi-monthly: 1930-1936
Saudi Aramco Annual Report, Saudi Arabia?. Annual: 1988. English.
Saudi Aramco World (previously titled Aramco World), Houston, TX. Bimonthly: 2001. English.
Saudi Report, Houston, TX. Weekly: 1980-1985. English.
The Search: Journal for Arab and Islamic Studies, Battleboro, VT. Frequency varies: 1980. English.
The South Florida Basilian, Hialeah, FL. Semi-annual (?): 1963-1964. English.
The Syrian Ark, Indianapolis, IN. Monthly: 1950-1954. English.
The Syrian World, New York, NY. Monthly, weekly: 1927-1928. (Microfilm: 1926-1935). English.
al-Taqwim al-Suri al-Amriki wa-Dalil al-Muhajirin (Syrian American Directory Almanac), New York, NY. Annual: 1930. Arabic.
Toledo Archdiocesan Messenger (previously titled Archdiocese Messenger), Toledo, OH. Bi-monthly: 1962-1964, 1967-1975. English.
Türk Birlii Bültemi (Journal of Turkish Unity; Federation of Turkish-American Societies Inc.), New York, NY. Monthly: 1984. Turkish and English.
The Turkish-American Gazette, Flushing, NY. Bi-monthly: 1985. English.
United Holy Land Fund Newsletter, Chicago, IL. Monthly: 1980-1981, 1989. English.
United Palestinian Appeal (UPA) Annual Report, Washington, DC. Annual: 2000. English.
USA and the Arab World, Washington, DC. Monthly: 1964. English.
U.S. OMEN (United States Organization for Medical and Educational Needs), San Francisco, CA. Annual: 1967, 1973, 1975, 1979-1981. English.
Vanguard - Arab Liberation Bulletin, Philadelphia, PA. Monthly: 1973. Arabic.
Viewpoint, Jerusalem, Israel. Monthly: 1974. English.
Viewpoints, Washington, DC. Monthly: 1961-1966. English.
Voice, Washington, DC. Monthly: 1974-1979, 1981-1994, 1996-1999. English.
Voice of the Arab World, New York, NY. Monthly: 1982. English.
Voices for Peace, Downers Grove, IL. Frequency varies: 1984, 1988. English.
Walad Arab Magazine, Portland, OR. Monthly: 1956. English.
William G. Abdalah Memorial Library Newsletter, West Roxbury, MA. Monthly: 1985, 1988-2003. English.
WAFA, Washington, DC. Weekly: 1989-1990. English.
The Word, Englewood, NJ. Monthly: 1960-1982, 1984-1987, 1990-1991, 1993-1994, 1996-2002. English.
Yearbook (Organization of Arab Students in the United States, OAS), New York, NY. Annual: 1956. English.

135 new serial titles and 7 newspaper titles were added in 2012 and 2013 from the Francis Maria collection.