Project News Archive
Jan 7 2013
MEMP Microfilms Iraq Times
The Middle East Microform Project (MEMP) has microfilmed two years of the newspaper Iraq Times, filling a gap in CRL’s collections, so that CRL now holds Iraq Times from January 1948 to May 1964.
Feb 24 2012
MEMP Microfilms Iraqi Newspapers
The Middle East Microform Project (MEMP) has microfilmed five Iraqi newspapers published since 2003.
Feb 9 2012
MEMP Preserves Turkish Newspapers
MEMP recently completed a long-standing project to microfilm CRL’s holdings of several Turkish newspapers from the 1940s and ’50s.
Feb 22 2011
Istanbul Newspaper Agos Available
MEMP has microfilmed holdings of the newspaper Agos, which is in Turkish and Armenian.
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