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Ancient Near East

Welcome to the Ancient Near East Guide

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This guide provides links to some of the most important resources available for studying the ancient Near East.

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Fourth Floor Reading Room Ancient Near East Reference Guide

Note: "Table" refers to the ANE Study Table on the south east side of the Fourth Floor Reading Room; "shelf" and/or RR4 refer to the Religion and Ancient Near East reference collection located on the eastern wall of the Fourth Floor Reading Room. RR4Cla is the Classics Reading Room, RR4J is the Judaica Collection. RR signifies the Reference Collections located on the second and third floors, while GEN stands for the general stacks in Regenstein Library. Resources are available during Regenstein Hours

Subject Specialist

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Catherine Mardikes
Bibliographer for Classics, the Ancient Near East, & General Humanities and interim Linguistics
Joseph Regenstein Library,
Room 471
Office: 773-702-2783
Cell: 773-820-2842

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Purchase Request
The Library welcomes suggestions for the acquisition of materials which support the University's teaching and research programs. Use this form to submit a request.  It will be routed to the appropriate subject specialist for consideration.