Near East Collection


for the Middle East


OACIS for the Middle East (Online Access to Consolidated Information on Serials) will improve access to Middle Eastern serials in libraries in the United States, Europe, and the Middle East.

The OACIS project has been funded by the Department of Education's Technological Innovation and Cooperation for Foreign Information Access Program.

See the press release.

Read the proposal.

View the agenda: 1st meeting of OACIS advisory group.

For more information, contact the project investigators:

Ann Okerson, Project PI
Kimberly Parker, Project Co-PI
Simon Samoeil, Project Manager
Elizabeth Beaudin, Technical Administrator

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