The Arabic Papyrology Database

Contact the Arabic Papyrology Database (APD) team and the International Society for Arabic Papyrology (ISAP)

For all kind of suggestions, please write to andreas.kaplony (at) We really care about improving our database.

However first check HELP.


The Arabic Papyrology Database
Institut für den Nahen und Mittleren Osten
Veterinärstr. 1
D-80539 München, Germany
andreas.kaplony (at)


New readings, etc. might be discussed through the mailing list of the International Society for Arabic Papyrology. For this and for questions concerning the Checklist of Arabic Papyri, please turn to the ISAP website.