Project News Archive
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.