DB: Middle East & African Database (MIDA)

The Middle East and Africa Database (MIDA) is a bibliographic and fulltext database that provides area coverage (especially for political development, social development, foreign policy, economic development, investment, oil and petrochemicals, trade and technological industries) for the Middle East, North Africa, the Sahel and the Horn of Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa, and Arabs, Iranians, Turks and Africans worldwide, including in Europe and North and South America. The database is designed to provide easy bibliographic and fulltext access to journals, newspapers, conference proceedings, press releases, books, manuals, magazines, and ephemera.

All Areastudies.com databases are constantly expanded and enriched, both with additional records from journals that have been abstracted for many years, but also from new journals, new sources and new books, whether by abstracts or fulltext.

Core area country coverage (two core areas):

Middle East-North Africa: Algeria, Bahrain, Chad, Cyprus, Djibouti, Egypt, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, North Cyprus, Pakistan, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia (Puntland, Somaliland), Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, UAE, Western Sahara, Yemen.

Sub-Saharan Africa: Angola, Botswana, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde Islands, Central African Republic, Dahomey, Democratic Republic of Congo (Congo-Kinshasa), Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo (Congo-Brazzaville), Rwanda, Sao Tome & Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Upper Volta, Zaire, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

Other Muslim and African majority states: Bahamas, Bangladesh, Bosnia, Brunei, Haiti, Indonesia, Jamaica, Kosovo, Malaysia, as well as disapora populations worldwide, are included.