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18 January 2017

Early Arabic Printed Books trialEarly Arabic Printed Books from the British Library (1475-1900) is the first major searchable online archive of pre-20th century Arabic printed books. You can search in English or Arabic using the pop-up keyboard. It covers religion, law, science, mathematics, astrology, alchemy, medicine, geography, travel, history, chronicles, and literature, and also includ​es​ European translations of Arabic works a​long with​ Arabic translations of European works. It is a primary source
in Arabic for research, teaching and learning.​

Early Arabic Printed Books is on trial and available on the database trials webpage http://guides.lib.monash.edu/subject-databases/trials until 11 February 2017.

Please fill in a web-based evaluation form to let us know if this is a valuable resource for you as a staff member or student.