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ARAB 403: Islam & Arab Culture in Golden Age

Helpful Call Number Ranges

Call Number Ranges for topics related to Islamic and Arabic Civilization:

  • Quran – Works on Quran          BP130 - BP134
  • Hadith literature                         BP135 – BP 136.9
  • Islam- Branches and Sects       BP 191-395 
  • Islamic civilization                     DS36 - DS39.2
  • Visual Arts -- History                 N 5300-7418
  • Architecture – History               NA 190-1555.5
  • Religious Architecture              NA 4590-6721
  • Architecture -- General Works NB 1135-1150
  • Religious Art                              NK 1648-1678 
  • Decorative Arts -- Calligraphy  NK 3636.5
  • Special Subjects in Art, Religious Arts NX 650-694 
  • Arabic language                         PJ6001 PJ7144
  • Arabic literature                          PJ7501 – PJ 8517​

Finding books in HoyaSearch

On the library homepage use HoyaSearch window to explore print and electronic books available at the GU-Q library. After a simple search with keywords, e.g. "Nationalism"  and "Middle East", use the filters on the left to limit your results to either online or print materials, articles or books, English or Arabic language. You can further limit your results with additional filters of Subject and  Publication Date:


To search specifically for e-books, make sure you have selected the filters: "Available Online" under Availability section, and "Books" under Content Type section.