Middle Eastern and African
Library Directories and Major Libraries
Israel, home of the People of the Book and the Dead Sea Scrolls; Egypt, home of the ancient Alexandria library and a new one reborn.
- Libweb: Libraries on the Web: Africa and the Middle East (no longer updated as of late 2011)
- Jewish National and University Library, Hebrew University, Jerusalem
- Shrine of the Book, Jerusalem - Museum housing the Dead Sea Scrolls
- Library Index: Israel (LibDex)
- LibWeb: Libraries on the Web: Israel (no longer updated as of late 2011)
- Malmad - Union catalog of Israeli academic libraries (English interface)
- Alexandrian Scholarship (Perseus Digital Library)
- The Mysterious Fate of the Great Library of Alexandria
- Alexandrine Librarian - Blog telling the story of Yarrl, a librarian at the Great Library of Alexandria in the 5th Century CE
- Bibliotheca Alexandrina
Alexandria Library (Ancient):
The ancient Alexandria Library is said to have had every great work in the ancient West.
Alexandria Library (Modern):
A new library, inspired by the ancient one, has opened in Alexandria April 2002.
- National Library and Archives of the Islamic Republic of Iran