AramcoWorld, Saudi Aramco's flagship publication, is widely recognized as a leading source of nonpolitical coverage of the history, geography, arts and cultures of Saudi Arabia, the Middle East and the wider Islamic world., with an emphasis on the interweavings of the plural cultures of East and West, past and present. Founded in 1949 and winner of more than a forty awards over the past decade, the magazine is produced by ASC Public Affairs in both digital and print editions, six times a year.
is available online and in print without charge. Every back issue from 1960 to the present are online and fully searchable. Please visit www.aramcoworld.com
to explore the magazine in its entirety and discover additional resources.
The AramcoWorld Digital Image Archive is the magazine’s photo library, and with more than 40,000 images, it is one of the most comprehensive collections in the U.S. to feature Saudi Arabia and the Middle East. These photos are searchable online
and, upon approval, may be republished, reprinted or reproduced royalty-free.
A PDF archive of AramcoWorld
, from its first issues in 1950 all the way through 2010, is available on an Adobe Reader-compatible, searchable DVD. If you are interested in a free copy, please request a disk here
Print Edition Subscriptions are Complimentary Worldwide
A two-year (12-issue) complimentary subscription to the print edition of AramcoWorld
is available by visiting www.aramcoworld.com/en-US/About/Print-Subscriptions
and completing the online form. If you are a teacher, workshop leader, etc. and would like to request a multiple-copy subscription, please email AramcoWorld@aramcoservices.com
, subject line “Multiple-Copy Subscription Request”.
Include your complete postal mailing address, telephone contact, and a brief explanation of your intended use so that your subscription request may be processed.