The Curatorial and Research Department has peer-reviewed biographies, articles and interviews available online on Mathaf Encyclopedia of Modern Art and Arab World.
In addition to our online resources, you can find publications and guides on temporary exhibitions and permanent collections accessible at the library or through online purchase.
Send a Research Query
We welcome researchers to Mathaf. Access to the collections is granted to researchers with clear research goals and institutional affiliations for legitimate research and educational purposes only. Some of the objects in the collection are of a highly sensitive nature and access to them may be restricted.
Please read our Research Access Policy before you apply to undertake research.
Then complete the Research Request Form (PDF) so that we may best assist you.