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Arabic Culture and Islam

Research guide for students of Arabic, with links to library databases, tips for finding and evaluating research materials, and citation assistance.


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About this Guide

Welcome to the Arabic Culture and Islam Research Guide Guide!  This guide is meant to help users resources for religious studies topics.  It is divided into several main parts, which can be found through the left:


  • Getting Started -- This tab is meant to help you identify starting points for research into your Arabic Culture and Islam topic.  This includes background information resources along with sources and hints to help you begin.
  • Find Articles -- This tab will provide information to help you find online articles, journals, magazines, and newspapers on Arabic Culture and Islam issues.
  • Find Books -- This tab will provide information on finding Arabic Culture and Islam books available either at the GCC Library, online, or through another MCCCD library.  As well, a number of new and featured books are highlighted.
  • Find Video -- This tab will provide information to help you find you find either DVDs or streaming video sources on your Arabic Culture and Islam issues with links to the religious studies sections of some of our streaming video databases.
  • Citation Help -- This tab will provide guidance to help you cite your sources.

Arabic Culture and Islam Research Guide

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi

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