Iran Nameh

A Journal of Iranian Studies

 Iran Nameh is the Foundation for Iranian Studies' quarterly journal of Iranian studies published for thirty four years from 1982 to 2016,. While the publication of the journal ended with Vol. 30 No. 4 issue, all rights of intellectual ownership, including but not limited to the title Iran Nameh, copyright, and logo, are reserved and remain to the,Foundation. 

The journal was originally launched to help keep Iran's cultural traditions alive. From 1988 on, it predominantly featured articles on contemporary Iranian issues in special issues edited by guest scholars while also providing a forum for original research on Iran's history as well as literary and artistic heritage.

During its publication, Iran Nameh remained one of the most respected and acknowledged quarterlies of its kind both inside and outside of Iran, for most of its life boasting a circulation of 1000, over half through subscriptions by both individuals and institutions in the United States, Canada, Western Europe Russia, CIS, East Asia, South Asia, Australia, North Africa and Iran. In Iran, a complete set of its back issues was placed with a local publisher in Tehran and has been printed and distributed. Beginning with the year 2011 and volume XXVI, Iran Nameh was placed in FIS-Canada, under the editorship of Professor Mohamad Tavakoli Targhi of the University of Toronto. Special issues in volumes XII through XXV of the journal, as well as abstracts of all articles from volume XIII through XXV may now be accessed on this site. Past volumes currently inaccessible and future volumes will also be uploaded upon their availability for web publication.

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Searching Iran Nameh

The last issue of each volume contains a cumulative index of the authors and articles that have appeared in that volume. the last issue of the tenth and twentieth volumes contains a cumulative index of all past volumes. Authors, title, or subject area in both English and Persian may be found on the web. Searches in English lead to abstracts whilst searches in Persian lead to the whole issue(s) or appropriate articles in the issue(s). To begin the search, write author's name, article's title, or the subject in the search area at the top right of any page. Within the article, click edit and then click find to go to the name of subject sought. 


Digitized issues of Iran Nameh are available to readers gratis on FIS Website.