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Arabic & Islamic StudiesResearch guide focused on Arabic language, literatures, and cultures of the Islamic and Arabic-speaking world.
Asian StudiesAsia -- Continent, Regions, Countries: In-depth research guide focused on Asian languages, literatures, and cultures across the continent of Asia. Broken out into Asia more broadly (Pan Asia) and the regions of Eurasia, West Asia, Central Asia, North Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia, and East Asia (including Russian Far East).
MLA HandbookThis link opens in a new windowMLA Handbook Plus is our online MLA citation resource and includes the 9th edition of the handbook. An expanding resource, it will soon host additional material, including other MLA guides and instructor resources.
MLA Formatting and Style Guide (OWL)OWL, Purdue University's Online Writing Lab, has created an online overview to help writers cite sources using MLA style, including the list of works cited and in-text citations.
(Please note: There is a citation generator on this site that is not free or recommended. See the list of recommended citation generators on our guide to Style Guides and Manuals.)
Welcome to the research guide for Arabic & Islamic Studies.
If you're looking for books in our stacks, take a look at our LC call numbers page -- it shows you where you can find books and other materials on our shelves for Arabic language, literature, and cultures spanning the Islamic world.
This guide is new and growing -- come back often to see the latest additions!
Questions? Need more information? Please feel free to reach out!
Map of the Islamic World
From Library of Congress. See the Islamic world's geographic distribution at-a-glance, or click on the interactive map below and zoom in closely on your chosen areas.