Thursday, September 26, 2013

Open Access Journal: al-Jāmiʻah : journal of Islamic Studies

al-Jāmiʻah : journal on Islamic studies
Author:     State Islamic University Sunan Kalijaga.
Publisher:     Yogyakarta : Al-Jāmiʻah Journal of Islamic Studies, 1962-

ISSN (Print): 0126-012X
ISSN (Online): 2338-557X

"Published by Al-Jami'ah Research Centre of State Islamic University Sunan Kalijaga Yogyakarta since 1962, can be said as the oldest academic journal dealing with the theme in South East Asia.
The subject covers textual and fieldwork studies with various perspectives of law, philosophy, mysticism, history, art, theology, and many more. In the beginning the journal only served as a scholarly forum for the lecturers and professors at the State Institute of Islamic Studies. However, due to the later development with a broader readership, the journal has successfully invited scholars and researchers outside the Institute to contribute."


Vol 51, No 1 (2013)


Vol 50, No 2 (2012)

Vol 50, No 1 (2012)

Vol 43, No 2 (2005)

Vol 43, No 1 (2005)

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Open Access E-Magazine: Portal 9

Title: Portal 9 = al-Bawwābah al-tasiʻah.
Publisher:    Beirut, Lebanon : Solidere, 2012-
In Arabic and English.
ISSN:    2305-5197
Print edition available by subscription.

"As a journal of stories and critical writing about urbanism and the city,
Portal 9 blends creative writing, photography, and personal essays with academic scholarship, perceptive journalism, and cultural critiques. Published by Solidere Management Services, the Lebanese Company for the Development and Reconstruction of the Beirut Central District, Portal 9 is issued in Beirut and published twice yearly in English and Arabic editions. Each issue focuses on a unique theme. The journal addresses the need for a conscientious debate about architecture, planning, culture, and society in urban contexts across the Middle East and the rest of the world." 

Monday, September 16, 2013

New Open Access Journal: Journal of Central and Inner Asian Dialogue

"The Journal of Central and Inner Asian Dialogue (JCIAD), a new online peer-reviewed academic journal sponsored by the Central-Inner Asian Studies Seminar, University of Washington, Seattle.

The mission of the Journal of Central and Inner Asian Dialogue is to create an ongoing dialogue between scholars and advanced students in the West and in Central and Inner Asia and thereby enriching the scholarship in the fields of Central and Inner Asian Studies.  The emphasis will be on the historical and cultural aspects of the region such as the arts, languages and literature."

Friday, September 13, 2013

Tehran Propaganda Murals

 Tehran Propaganda Murals - from Harvard College Library Digital Collections
"A part of daily life in contemporary Iran, propaganda murals appear throughout Tehran on both public and private buildings and contain powerful iconographic imagery.  This selection of over 130 propaganda murals photographed in the capital city during the summer of 2006 is among the first “born digital” special collections to come to the library and represents one of the first efforts to systematically document such public murals."

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Open Access Journal: Ilâhiyat Fakültesi dergisi / Ankara Üniversitesi (Journal of the Faculty of Divinity of Ankara University)

Ilâhiyat Fakültesi dergisi / Ankara Üniversitesi (Journal of the Faculty of Divinity of Ankara University)
ISSN: 1309-2057
Ankara Üniversitesi İlahiyat Fakültesi Dergisi (AÜİFD, ISSN: 1301-0522, Online ISSN: 1309-2057) Index Islamicus tarafından dizinlenen uluslar arası hakemli bir dergidir ve yılda iki defa yayınlanır. Bu dergide yayınlanan makalelerin ilim ve dil yönünden sorumluluğu yazarlarına aittir. Fikirlerden editörler sorumlu tutulamazlar. Makalelerde belirtilen görüşler, zorunlu olarak AÜİF Dergisi’nin görüşlerini yansıtmazlar. Dergide yayınlanan makalelerin tüm yayın hakları AÜİF Dergisi’ne aittir. Makaleler, önceden izin alınmaksızın tamamen veya kısmen herhangi bir şekilde basılamaz ve çoğaltı-lamaz. Ancak ilmi amaçlar doğrultusunda, kaynak göstermek kaydıyla özetleme ve alıntı yapılabilir.

Alphabetical List of Open Access Journals in Middle Eastern Studies