Library Staff Directory

Dougherty, Roberta L

Roberta L. Dougherty

Librarian for Middle East Studies
Department of Area Studies and Humanities Research Support (DASHRS): Near East Collection

As Subject Librarian in Collection Development Statements: 

YUL Committees Membership: 

Selector for these areas:
Librarian for these majors:
  • African Studies
  • Modern Middle East Studies
  • Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

MELA (Middle East Librarians Association)
MELCOM (UK) (Middle East Libraries Committee UK)
MELCOM International (European Association of Middle East Librarians)
MESA (Middle East Studies Association)


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  • Dance and the Dancer in Egyptian Film. Costa Mesa, Calif.: Mazda Publishers, 2005: 145-171.
    Available in Orbis
  • Badia Masabni, Artiste and Modernist: the Egyptian Print Media's Carnival of National Identity. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2000: 243-268.
    Available in Orbis
  • Review of Fahras makhtutat bad al-maktabat al-khassah fi al-Yaman. MESA Bulletin : (1996).
  • Review of Fahras makhtutat Dar al-Wathaiq al-Qawmiyah al-Nijiriyah bi-Kadun. MESA Bulletin : (1996).
  • Review of The Mosque: History, Architectural Development and Regional Diversity. Digest of Middle Eastern Studies (DOMES) 5:1 (1996): 89-92.
  • Review of Umm Kulthum: a Voice like Egypt. MESA Bulletin : (1996).
  • Review of Bedouins of Qatar. Digest of Middle Eastern Studies (DOMES) 4:1 (1995): 58-63.
  • Review of The Women’s Awakening in Egypt: Culture, Society, and the Press. SHARP News (Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing) 4:4 (1995): 3-4.
Skills and Services:

Language: Arabic, Language: Persian, Language: Turkish (basic)