Languages, Literature and Film: Middle East Studies Subject Guide

Browsing for Literature

At NCSU Libraries, you can find resources that will allow you to explore the languages and works of art from the middle east. To browse for literature, explore the following call number areas:

  • Arabic: PJ6001-PJ8517
  • Hebrew: PJ4501-PJ5192
  • Persian (Farsi): PK6001-PK6996
  • Turkish: PL21-PL396

Translating Dictionaries



Companion Encyclopedia of Middle Eastern and North African Film
D.H. Hill Reference PN1993.5 .A65 C66 2001
Includes scholarly essays cinema from different Middle Eastern countries, as well as annotated filmographies and lists of film directors from these countries.

To find Middle Eastern films held by NCSU Libraries, try the following search strategy in the Libraries Catalog:

  • Search for the name of the Middle Eastern country as a Subject. Narrow your search use the limiters on the left menu: Format: Videos and DVDs, Genre: Feature films.
  • For example: Films about Egypt