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October 20, 2021

Brill launches the Brill Book Archive

Brill is pleased to announce the launch of the Brill Book Archive which will include Brill book titles published since its foundation in 1683 in digital format. The archive offers researchers the opportunity to explore three centuries of academic excellence in the Humanities, Social Sciences, International Law and Biology. It allows libraries to continue to build a permanent record of academic literature that is accessible and sustainable for generations.

October 8, 2021

Brill adds Diaspora Studies to its Journal Portfolio

Brill is excited to announce important updates from the Diaspora Studies journal. Previously published by Taylor & Francis, Diaspora Studies will be part of Brill’s portfolio from 2022 onwards as of volume 15, and will become available online and in print. All previously published volumes will be available from Brill as well.

September 23, 2021

Brill publishes New Open Access Journal Al-Markaz with the Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Centre

Brill has signed an agreement with the Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Centre (ALC) to publish a new Open Access journal. The journal, entitled Al-Markaz: Majallat al-Dirāsāt al-ʿArabiyya (The Centre: Journal of Arabic Studies), will be published by Brill as of 2022.

Al-Markaz is a peer-reviewed academic journal covering the best of current research on Arabic language, literature and culture, publishing two issues per year, fully in Arabic.