An Index of Journals

The journal roundup project covers over ninety English language journals in a variety of disciplines related to Islamic Studies, providing the table of contents for each journal as a tool for researchers, academics, students, and those generally interested in the field of Islamic Studies. This page provides a list of all journals that Maydan tracks for the roundups page, as well as links to the individual journals.

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Alif: Journal of Comparative Poetics

al-Bayan: Journal of Qur’an and Hadith Studies

al-Masaq – Islam and the Medieval Mediterranean



al-Usur al-Wusta

American Journal of Islamic Social Sciences

Arab Law Quarterly

Arab Studies Journal

Arab Studies Quarterly

Arabic Sciences and Philosophy: A Historical Journal


Asian Affairs

Australian Journal of Islamic Studies

British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies

Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies

Central Asian Affairs

Central Asian Survey

Comparative Islamic Studies Journal

Contemporary Arab Affairs

Contemporary Islam

Contemporary Levant

Critical Muslim

Culture and Religion

Der Islam

Die Welt des Islams

Hawwa: Journal of Women of the Middle East and Islamic World

History of Religions

Intellectual History of the Islamicate World

International Journal of Islamic Architecture

International Journal of Middle East Studies

International Journal of Persian Literature

Iranian Studies

Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations

Islamic Africa

Islamic Law and Society

Israel Affairs

Jerusalem Quarterly

Jerusalem Studies in Arabic and Islam

Journal for Islamic Studies

Journal of Abbasid Studies

Journal of Africana Studies

Journal of the American Academy of Religion

Journal of the American Oriental Society

Journal of Arabian Studies: Arabia, the Gulf, and the Red Sea

Journal of Arabic and Islamic Studies

Journal of Arabic Literature

Journal of Asian and African Studies

Journal of the Economic and Social History of the Orient

Journal of Holy Land and Palestine Studies

Journal of Humanity and Society

Journal of the International Qur’anic Studies Association

Journal of Islamic and Muslim Studies

Journal of Islamic Ethics

Journal of Islamic Manuscripts

Journal of Islamic Studies

Journal of Islamic Studies and Culture

Journal of the Middle East and Africa

Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies

Journal of Muslim Minority Affairs

Journal of Muslim Philanthropy & Civil Society

Journal of Muslims in Europe

Journal of Near Eastern Studies

Journal of North African Studies

Journal of Ottoman Studies

Journal of Palestine Studies

Journal of Persianate Studies

Journal of Qurʾanic Studies

Journal of Religion in Africa

Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society

Journal of Shia Islamic Studies

Journal of Sufi Studies

Kalam: Journal of Islamic Theology

Mamluk Studies Review

Mathal – Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Multidisciplinary Studies

Medieval Encounters

Middle East Critique

The Middle East Journal

Middle East Journal of Culture and Communications

Middle Eastern Literatures

Middle Eastern Studies


The Muslim World

Nazariyat: Journal for the History of Islamic Philosophy and Sciences


Oriente Moderno

Philosophy and Social Criticism

Politics and Religion

Politics, Religion & Ideology

Religion Compass (Islam Section)


Review of Middle East Studies

Secularism and Non-Religion

Shii Studies Review

Sociology of Islam

Studia Islamica

Turkish Historical Review

Turkish Studies