Institute for Mediterranean Studies

Salname (almanacs) of the Balkan and island provinces of the Ottoman Empire

http://www.ims.forth.gr/index_main.php?c=47&l=g&d=1


Historical Archive / Economic History

This archive comprises various sources pertaining to contemporary economic history, such as material coming from the Ministry of Finance covering the period 1967-1974, from the personal archives of Greek politicians, etc. Most of the sources contained in it have been digitized.


Music Archive / Manuscripts of Byzantine Ecclesiastical Music in Microfilm

The IMS Library contains the following musical manuscripts:

National Library of Greece (MPT)

Manuscript numbers:
403, 489, 703 - 704, 706, 709 - 711, 713 - 716, 720, 722 - 723, 727 - 734, 744 - 752, 754 - 755, 762 - 764

National Library of Greece

Manuscript numbers:
623, 708, 712, 883 - 920, 922 - 962, 965 - 975, 1868, 2061-2062, 2401, 2406, 2444, 2454, 2456, 2458, 2599, 2600-2601, 2622, 2837, 3469, 2220/2980
Monastery of Vatopedi: no. 1425, 1488, 1527
Byzantine Museum: no. 180/2798 & 181/2799
Gennadius: no. 26
Hf. : No. 178-179
MSc, Merlier: no. 3464
Musical Manuscript of Bishop Kydonia: pp. 1-162


Newspaper Archive in Microfilm

The IMS library has a large number of Greek and foreign newspapers in microfilm, such asΑκρόπολις, Εβδομαδιαία ΕπιθεώρησιςΝεολόγου, Πρωΐα, Atlantis, Constantinople Messenger, Egyptian Gazette, Levant Herald, National Herald, etc.


Archive of Greek Theatre

The archive includes:
Information about 250,000 theatrical plays of Greek theatre troupes of the 19th-early 20th century in cities of the eastern Mediterranean and the Black Sea.
More than 2000 theatrical programs of the late 20th century, mainly from 1960 onwards, but also a small number of programsfrom the interwar or even earlier periods.