Project News Archive
Oct 10 2010
MEMP Meeting on November 16, 2010
The Middle East Microform Project will hold its annual business meeting on Tuesday, November 16, 2010, in San Diego, CA.
Oct 8 2010
MEMP Welcomes International Members
The Middle East Microform Project (MEMP) invites institutions outside of North America to participate in its collaborative preservation and access program.
Oct 5 2010
MEMP Microfilms Iranian Newspaper Kayhan
MEMP has microfilmed 1984–2010 issues of the London newspaper Kayhan.
Feb 5 2010
MEMP Acquires al-Nur
The Middle East Microform Project has microfilmed 2001–08 issues of the Syrian newspaper al-Nur. This title from Damascus was provided by Yale University.
Sep 12 2009
Upcoming MEMP Meeting November 19, 2009
The Middle East in Microform: A Union List of Middle Eastern Microforms in North American Libraries is now available on the University of Washington’s Web site.
Nov 5 2008
MEMP acquires the Tangier Gazette
The Middle East Microform Project (MEMP) has acquired Tangier Gazette (variant titles include Al-Moghreb al-Aksa, Tangier Chronicle, and Morocco Gazette) for the dates 1897–1940, 1949–50.
Nov 5 2008
MEMP acquires al-Quds al-Arabi
The Middle East Microform Project (MEMP) has received microfilm reels of al-Quds al-Arabi (London) from the period 1989–93 and 1998–2007.