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HIST: History of the Middle East

Online collections

Google Newspapers is a large collection of titles arranged alphabetically; this can be difficult to search but there are some great finds if you are diligent about looking through the A-Z list and then searching each paper.

Individual Newspapers

The Basics

Primary sources for this type of project include:

  • news reports
  • blog posts
  • tweets
  • and other "ephemeral" social media content.  

​Don't hesitate to ask for research help, particularly when it comes to evaluating your source for reliability (remember: you should assume bias!).