Friends of Lebanon aims to promote a deeper understanding of the issues effecting Lebanon and its prospects for a peaceful future.  This suggested resource list is not intended to be an endorsement.  Rather, items listed below are resources for research that provide practical information and that prompt contemplation and dialogue.

The resources listed include books, films and online information.  The websites listed are major hubs for general information and additional links.  Many are trilingual: English, French and Arabic.

This is a work in progress.  If you would like to suggest a resource, please email details to us at:

Go to Online informational resources on Lebanon

Go to Online informational resources on Middle East

Go to Books and films: Lebanon and the Middle East

Go to the Campaign Against Cluster Munitions

For more information on the challenges of research, see

For additional information and citations, see Alison Weir’s article, “How Israel and its partisans work to censor the Internet.”