Oxford Bibliographies OnlineThis link opens in a new windowA scholar-curated library of subject bibliographies in the humanities & social sciences; each entry offers a guided tour through key literature on a topic.
Oxford Handbooks OnlineThis link opens in a new windowReview essays evaluating the current thinking on a field or topic. Articles review the key issues, reveal original arguments and concepts, and set the agenda for new research.
The atlases below are housed in the Five College Annex during the Neilson Library renovation. Use Request Item in the Five College Library Catalog to request any of these titles.
Atlas of Islam, 1800-2000
Call Number: ref G 1786.S1 B5 2010
Historical Atlas of Islam
Call Number: ref G 1786 .S1 F7 2002
Atlas of the Middle East
Call Number: ref G 2205 .N38 2008
Penguin State of the Middle East Atlas
Call Number: ref G 2205 .S6 2016
Crossroads of War: A Historical Atlas of the Middle East
Call Number: ref G 2206.S1 B3 2014
Historical Atlas of the Middle East
Call Number: ref G 2206 .S1 F7 1993
Encyclopedias - Online
scholarly encyclopedias and dictionaries, such as those below, for an
overview of your topic, definitions, a list of suggested readings, and
(sometimes) a lead on related primary source material.
Oxford Islamic Studies OnlineThis link opens in a new windowReference content & commentary by renowned scholars, plus Qur'anic materials, primary sources, images, maps & timelines. Includes Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World and other core reference works on Islam.