NEWSPAPERS AND NEWS SERVICES
UCSB Library subscribes to the Friday North American edition of Al-Ahram, the daily edition of Ha'aretz, and the daily edition of The Jerusalem Post.
The newspapers are located in the New Book Area on the First floor. Paper issues are kept until microfilm arrives.
The UCSB Library has on microfilm the following historical newspapers from the Middle East
Current interest news stories
As free access titles, generally only the current issue or issues for the last few weeks are available. At this time the library does not have a subscription to any online Middle Eastern language newspapers. Most online newspapers and magazines require a subscription in order to access earlier issues, but you can read the day's news.
Links to some of the most popular Middle Eastern newspapers
English & French
For programs with audio, you will need a pair of headphones. There are no speakers connected to the PCs in the Library. If you are using the Library PCs, please be advised that Quick Time, Real Player, and Windows Media Player programs are already installed and should not be downloaded.