Middle East: Iran

In our print Reference Collection:

Historical Dictionary of Iran
DS270.L67 2007

Iran Today: an Encyclopedia of Life in the Islamic Republic
DS253.I69 2008

 

In our DVD Collection:

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PN1997.2.T46 2004

Declassified: Ayatollah Khomein
DS318.84.K48A938 2012

Frontline: a Death in Tehran
DS318.825.F766 2009

Iranian Taboo
BP355.I7I73 2012

Iranium
U264.5.I7I736 2011

Letters From Iran
DS259.2.L588 2004

This Is Not a Film
DS318.84.P36T45 2012

Zind¯an-i zan¯an = Women's Prison
HQ1735.2.Z563 2002

 

Websites:

Central Bank of the Islamic Republic of Iran
The website of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) with a profile, an overview of services, details about currency and daily financial news.

Country Analysis Brief: Iran
This U.S. Energy Information Administration profile looks at production and consumption.

Country Study: Iran
Published by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress, this extensive country profile was updated in 2008.

Encyclopaedia Iranica
Published by Columbia University's Center for Iranian Studies, this online encyclopedia focuses on the study of Iranian civilization.

GlobalEDGE: Iran
A database of the Broad College of Business at Michigan State University.  The site provides statistics, economic and political overviews and guides for doing business in the country.

Human Rights Watch: Iran
Amnesty International: Iran
Human rights news and reports.

IAEA & Iran
Reports and documentation from the International Atomic Energy Agency.

The Iran Primer
A U.S. Institute of Peace online publication covering political, economic and security issues.

Iran Sanctions
An overview of U.S. economic sanctions against Iran from the U.S. Department of the Treasury.

Iranian Review of Foreign Affairs
Published by the Institute for Strategic Research in Tehran.  This peer reviewed journal covers global and regional affairs.

Islamic Republic of Iran and the IMF
Financial news and reports from the International Monetary Fund.

NTI Country Profile: Iran
The Nuclear Threat Initiative provides a good overview of weapons development and capability including links to treaties and official documents.

RAND: Iran
RAND commentaries and reports are available through the website.  Some books are available for free download.

Statistical Centre of Iran
National portal of statistics, including yearly statistics in many areas in Iranian and Gregorian calendar years.

Tehran Bureau
An independent virtual news bureau.  The website is hosted by PBS Frontline.

World Factbook: Iran
Country profile published by the CIA.  Updated annually.