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Contents

 
 Arabic Dictionaries and Encyclopedias
Language Learning
Current News
Search Engines and Portals
 
 Finding Books and Articles
Software and Computing
Funding and Fellowships
Just for Fun

 


 

Arabic Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

 

Arabian Nights Encyclopedia  (Rhees Reference PJ 7737 A73 2004)

 

Bab La English-Arabic Dictionary

 

Dictionary of Basic Arabic (Rhees Stacks PJ 6680 .D5)

 

Dictionary of Qu'ranic Terms and Concepts (Rhees Reference BP 133 M57 1987)

 

Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics (Rhees Reference PJ 6031 E53 2006)

 

Encyclopedia of Arabic Literature  (Rhees Reference PJ 7510 E53 1998)

 

Encyclopedia of the Orient

 

 

Language Learning

 

American Association of Teachers of Arabic

Resources for students and teachers. AATA is an association of professionals, students, institutions, and other individuals interested in the areas of Arabic language teaching, literature, and linguistics.

 

Animated Language Learning site

 

Arab Academy

The world's first and only professional site for learning Arabic and Qur'an.

 

Arabic Language

Provide useful Arabic phrases, expressions, and words as well as resources and information.

 

Aramedia

Software for interactive learning, self study, distance learning, multimedia tutors, and more.

 

Babel: Arabic

An online course in Arabic.

 

Center for Arabic Study Abroad

Information on courses, programs, life in Cairo, and more.

 

Fajr Center for Arabic Language

Programs and curricula supervised by Egypt's Ministry of Education.

 

Learn Arabic

Some basic Arabic phrases.

 

Speak Arabic Web

 

 

Current News

 

Alquds Alarabi

 

Arabic News  (in English)

 

Egyptian Radio from SIS Site

 

Al Jazeera (in Arabic)

 

BBC World Service: Middle East  (in Arabic or English)

 

OnlineNewspapers.com

 

I-MAG

 

 

Search Engines and Portals

 

ABZU: Digitized texts from the Electronic Texts and Near Eastern Archives project (Oriental Institute, University of Chicago)


4Arabs.com


Arab Search Engines


Ayna


Yahoo! Directory

 

 

Finding Books and Articles


Index Islamicus

 

Modern Arabic Literature: A Bibliography    Rhees Stacks    Z3014.L56 M35 1998.

 

Voyager Catalog


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    Identifies and locates books and other materials owned by libraries in the US and internationally.

 

Software and Computing

 

The Arabian Oasis: Arabic on the WWW.

Provides information and software to view Arabic text

 

Arabic 2000

Provides software to view Arabic text and serves as a business directory and search engine

 

Fonts in Cyberspace

Maintained by SIL International

 

iLoveLanguages

A comprehensive catalog of Arabic language-related internet resources

 

PMosaid: Localized Persian/Arabic Mosaic

Software supporting trilingual Persian, Arabic and English hypertext.

 

 

Funding and Fellowships

 

American Institute for Yemini Studies

 

Fulbright Program

 

Near Eastern Studies

 

 

Just for Fun

 

AlMashriq: The Levant

 

Currency Converter

 

National Geographic: Maps

 

Tourism Offices Worldwide Directory

 

Weather: Middle East

 

World Time Server

 

Music Lapoonak: Arabic Song Lyrics and Translations

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