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Arabic newspapers

Select the link in the right hand column to view or download a PDF listing the Arabic newspapers held by the Library (over 200 titles). 

Arabic newspapers may be consulted in the Reading Rooms at St Pancras.  You need to register for a Reader Pass to use our Reading Rooms. 

Newspapers in hard copy are stored off-site and need to be ordered at least 48 hours in advance of your visit.   Contact reference enquiries for help ordering.  

Newspapers on microfilm are stored on-site at St Pancras and will be delivered within 70 minutes of ordering.  

Most pre-1950 newspapers may only be viewed on microfilm.

Copies of newspapers (subject to copyright restrictions) may be ordered by contacting Imaging Services.

 

Contact

Dr Debbie Cox
Asian and African Studies
The British Library
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)20 7412 7649

E-mail: debbie.cox@bl.uk

Dr Colin Baker, Head of Near and Middle East Collections
Asian and African Studies
The British Library
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)20 7412 7645

E-mail: colin.baker@bl.uk

PDF files

The links below are to Adobe PDF files. Accessibility solutions and free Reader software are available from Adobe.