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Humanities and Social Sciences

ZU Library Resource Guide

HSS201: History of the United Arab Emirates


Zayed University Library Catalog: 
Search this to find out what books, government publications, journals, videos, etc. that the library owns.  Examples of titles that you can find in the library catalog include:


These are the main databases that have scholarly journal articles about the history and culture of the United Arab Emirates.


When researching the history of the UAE, many of the primary source documentation can be found in historical newspapers, particularly British newspapers.  These are the historical newspaper databases that the ZU Libraries have access to:


There are may collections of government documents and ebooks that document UAE history and culture.  These are the ones that we have access to at ZU: