Friday, February 04, 2011
Egypt dominates the news, and yet news reports naturally focus on that which is current, and may leave the reader wondering about the background and history of the issue. The library has many resources to help you make gain a more in depth awareness. For example, the link given above for Egypt takes you to the entry in the online Encyclopedia of the Modern Middle East and North Africa. Our research guide to Country Information will give you many more suggestions for learning about the history and context of the countries of the Middle East.