Arab participation in research is high compared to the rest of the world, but that rate masks difficulties women face in some countries and in male-dominated disciplines.
Activists have published nearly a thousand hours of unedited footage of the Egyptian uprising on a new website.
Accreditation is a puzzling term to many, but it can have a critical, lifelong affect on the choices students seeking a higher education make.
A movement to make the fruits of research available without charge has helped students and faculty members gain access to an increasing number of academic articles.
Academic libraries in the Arab world are discovering the benefits of working together in consortia.
Arab countries are exporting their best researchers instead of building up the scientific enterprise locally, say the authors of chapter in a UNESCO report.
A survey found Arab young people believe religion plays too much of a role in society. But survey respondents said unemployment is driving some youth into the arms of the Islamic State.
Ursula Lindsey highlights some of the new books getting attention at the 47th edition of the Cairo Book Fair.
A new infographic details what one organization says were numerous instances in which Egyptian students were expelled, imprisoned and killed illegally.