More OI publications online
- The Oriental Institute has posted pdf's of six more volumes relating to the archaeology of Iraq:
OIP 14. Cuneiform Series, Vol. II: Inscriptions from from Adab. Daniel David Luckenbill. 1930
OIP 44. Sculpture of the Third Millennium B.C. from Tell Asmar and Khafajah. Henri Frankfort. 1939
OIC 17. Iraq Excavations of the Oriental Institute 1932/33: Third Preliminary Report of the Iraq Expedition. Henri Frankfort. 1934
OIC 20. Progress of the Work of the Oriental Institute in Iraq, 1934/35: Fifth Preliminary Report of the Iraq Expedition. Henri
OIC 22. Excavations at Nippur: Eleventh Season. McG. Gibson, with appendices by M. Civil. J. H. Johnson, and S. A. Kaufman. 1976
The Uruk Countryside: The Natural Setting of Urban Societies. Robert McC. Adams and Hans J. Nissen. 1972
These join the 37 other volumes already posted earlier this month in two batches
AS 5. Historical Prism Inscriptions of Ashurbanipal I: Editions E, B1-5, D, and K. Arthur Carl Piepkorn. 1933.
AS 17. Cuneiform Texts from Nippur: The Eighth and Ninth Seasons. Giorgio Buccellati and Robert D. Biggs. 1969.
AS 22. Old Babylonian Letters from Tell Asmar. Robert M. Whiting, Jr. 1987.
MAD 1. Sargonic Texts from the Diyala Region. I. J. Gelb. 1952.
OIC 13. Tell Asmar and Khafaje: The First Season’s Work in Eshnunna 1930/31. Henri Frankfort, Thorkild Jacobsen, and Conrad
OIC 16. Tell Asmar, Khafaje and Khorsabad: Second Preliminary Report of the Iraq Expedition. Henri Frankfort. 1933.
OIC 19. Oriental Institute Discoveries in Iraq, 1933/34: Fourth Preliminary Report of the Iraq Expedition. Henri Frankfort, with a
chapter by Thorkild Jacobsen. 1935.
OIC 23. Excavations at Nippur: Twelfth Season. McGuire Gibson, Judith A. Franke, Miguel Civil, Michael L. Bates, Joachim
Boessneck, Karl W. Butzer and Ted A. Rathbun, and Elizabeth Frick Mallin. 1978.
OIP 11. Cuneiform Series, Volume I: Sumerian Lexical Texts from the Temple School of Nippur. Edward Chiera. 1929.
OIP 15. Cuneiform Series, Volume III: Sumerian Epics and Myths. Edward Chiera. 1934.
OIP 16. Cuneiform Series, Volume IV: Sumerian Texts of Varied Contents. Edward Chiera. 1934.
OIP 43. The Gimilsin Temple and the Palace of the Rulers at Tell Asmar. Henri Frankfort, Seton Lloyd, and Thorkild Jacobsen, with
a chapter by Günter Martiny. 1940.
OIP 53. The Temple Oval at Khafajah. Pinhas Delougaz, with a chapter by Thorkild Jacobsen. 1940.
OIP 58. Pre-Sargonid Temples in the Diyala Region. Pinhas Delougaz and Seton Lloyd with chapters by Henri Frankfort and
Thorkild Jacobsen. 1942.
OIP 60. More Sculpture from the Diyala Region. Henri Frankfort. 1943.
OIP 72. Stratified Cylinder Seals from the Diyala Region. Henri Frankfort with a chapter by Thorkild Jacobsen. 1955.
OIP 78. Nippur I, Temple of Enlil, Scribal Quarter, and Soundings: Excavations of the Joint Expedition to Nippur of the University
Museum of Philadelphia and the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago. Donald E. McCown and Richard C. Haines, assisted
by Donald P. Hansen. 1967.
OIP 88. Private Houses and Graves in the Diyala Region. Pinhas Delougaz, Harold D. Hill, and Seton Lloyd. 1967.
OIP 128. The Origins of State Organizations in Prehistoric Highland Fars, Southern Iran: Excavations at Tall-e Bakun. Abbas
OIS 3. Performing Death: Social Analyses of Funerary Traditions in the Ancient Near East and Mediterranean. 2007.
SAOC 20. Animal Remains from Tell Asmar. Max Hilzheimer, translated by Adolph A. Brux. 1941.
MAD 4. Sargonic Texts in the Louvre Museum. I. J. Gleb. 1970.
MAD 5. Sargonic Texts in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. I. J. Gelb. 1970.
OIP 79. Soundings at Tell Fakhariyah. C. W. McEwan, et. al. 1957.
OIP 97. Nippur, Volume 2. The North Temple and Sounding E: Excavations of the Joint Expedition to Nippur of the American
Schools of Oriental Research and the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago. D. E. McCown, et. al. 1978.
OIP 98. Old Babylonian Public Buildings in the Diyala Region. Part One: Excavations at Ishchali, Part Two: Khafajah Mounds B, C,
and D. H. D. Hill, et. al. 1990.
OIP 101. Chogha Mish, Volume 1, Text: The First Five Seasons, 1961-1971. Helene Kantor and P. Delougaz. 1996.
OIP 101. Chogha Mish, Volume 1, Plates: The First Five Seasons, 1961-1971. Helene Kantor and P. Delougaz. 1996.
OIP 104. Earliest Land Tenure Systems in the Near East: Ancient Kudurrus, Text. I. J. Gelb, et. al. 1989, 1991.
OIP 105. Prehistoric Archeology Along the Zagros Flanks. L. S. Braidwood, et. al. 1983.
OIP 111. Nippur, Volume 3: Kassite Buildings in Area WC-1. R. L. Zettler. 1993.
OIP 114. Nippur, Volume 4: The Early Neo-Babylonian Governor’s Archive from Nippur. S. W. Cole. 1996.
OIP 115. Cuneiform Texts from the Ur III Period in the Oriental Institute, Volume 1: Drehem Administrative Documents from the
Reign of Shulgi. M. Hilgert. 1998.
SAOC 31. Prehistoric Investigations in Iraqi Kurdistan. R. J. Braidwood and B. Howe. 1960.
SAOC 44. Nippur Neighborhoods. E. C. Stone. 1987.
Uch Tepe I: Tell Razuk, Tell Ahmed Al-Mughir, Tell Ajamat. McG. Gibson, ed. 1987.
Uch Tepe II: Technical Reports. McG. Gibson, ed. 1990.
You'll find links to each of them at:
and in the appropriate directories at:
All but one of them is a digital version of an older publication
OIS 3. Performing Death: Social Analyses of Funerary Traditions in the Ancient Near East and Mediterranean. 2007, is a brand new
publication and is available in print as well.