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Arabic Language, Culture, & Literature

Start Your Research

If you are new to conducting research:
Consider reviewing the Starting Your Research tutorial to learn the phases and processes of doing research.

Use the recommended sources below as a starting point for research in Arabic Language, Literature and Culture. For a greater selection of databases, including primary source databases, please consult the other guides listed below. And do not hesitate to contact me or make an appointment.

Main Databases for Finding Sources

For Literature & Language Studies


For History & Political Science


For Religious Studies


For Current Events & Popular Articles

Browsing the Stacks

You can also browse for books in the Multi-Tier Stacks following these call number ranges:

PJ6001- PJ7976

PJ6001-8517 (Arabic)

PJ6073-7144 (Arabic Language)

PJ6690-6697 (Ancient Arabic)

PJ6701-6901 (Modern Arabic dialects)

PJ6950-7144 (South Arabian)

PJ6950-6981 (Ancient South Arabian)

PJ7051-7144 (Modern South Arabian)

PJ7501-8517 (Arabic literature)

PJ7695.8-7976 (Individual authors or works)

Other Useful Guides

Arts and Humanities Librarian

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Adam Rosenkranz
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Research, Teaching, & User Services - The Claremont Colleges Library
909 607-3986
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