a searchable database for resource discovery in all subject areas of
the humanities and social sciences relating to Asia, the Middle East
and North Africa.
- By providing descriptions
of library collections held in
UK university, special and public libraries. The
records include information on the content, history and development,
strengths, subjects, languages and countries covered, collection
material and size, catalogue and collection management information etc.
- By providing holdings information of newspapers
published in Asia, the Middle East and North Africa which are
held in UK university, special and public libraries. The
database offers bibliographic records of newspaper titles and holdings
information and is searchable by title, city, country, and language.
providing information on how to gain access to these institutions
acknowledges the collaboration of many other institutions which have
provided data in comprehensive detail. All institutions retain control
over their own records.
More information about the project's history can
be found here.