Near East & Middle East
Abila Archaeological Project
Website for the project at Abila, Jordan--with dig info, history, and near eastern links
A guide to online resources for the study of the ancient Near East, from the Oriental Institute at the University of Chicago
The Archaeological Settlements of Turkey
An inventory of Turkish settlement sites: In Turkish and English
The home page of the American Schools of Oriental Research includes information on publications, fellowships, meetings, membership, etc.
Information about the history, excavations, and visiting this Neolithic site in Turkey.
The Excavations at Hattusha
Lets you tour the capital of the Hittite Empire, the Late Bronze Age superpower of the Near East.
Iranian Cultural Heritage News Agency
News and commentary on archaeology in Iran, updated frequently.
Karak Resources Project
An on-going multidisciplinary research project in Jordan
Mysteries of Çatalhöyük
The Science Museum of Minnesota's interactive site on one of the world's oldest cities and its archaeological exploration
Near Eastern Archaeology
Abstracts of articles in recent issues and an index of articles published between 1983 and 1987, from the American Schools of Oriental Research
Home page of the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago
Scrolls from the Dead Sea
The Ancient Library of Qumran and Modern Scholarship - an exhibition at the Library of Congress
The website of the Canadian Archaeological Mission to Tell 'Acharneh, a Bronze and iron Age site near Hama, Syria, that may be the ancient city of Tunip.
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