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
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.
The world's first and only professional site for learning Arabic and Qur'an.
Provide useful Arabic phrases, expressions, and words as well as resources and information.
Software for interactive learning, self study, distance learning, multimedia tutors, and more.
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.
Some basic Arabic phrases.
(in English) Arabic News
Egyptian Radio from SIS Site
Al Jazeera (in Arabic)
(in Arabic or English) BBC World Service: Middle East
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.
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
Provides software to view Arabic text and serves as a business directory and search engine
Fonts in Cyberspace
Maintained by SIL International
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
Near Eastern Studies
Just for Fun
AlMashriq: The Levant
National Geographic: Maps
Tourism Offices Worldwide Directory
Weather: Middle East
World Time Server