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Medieval Islamic Science: A Resource Guide

Selected Books

al-Ḥasan ibn Abī Thaʻlab ibn al-Mubārak. Kitāb al-Munqidh min al-halakah fī dafʻ maḍārr al-sumūm al-muhlikah. Image 1. 1431. Library of Congress African and Middle Eastern Division.

The Library of Congress has a large number of print materials on the relationship between Islam and scientific disciplines. The following selected titles offer a general overview that give the researcher a basic understanding of the topic. Each title links to fuller bibliographic information in the Library of Congress Online Catalog. While these titles are held by the Library, many of them may also be available through your local public or academic library. Use the tabs below to navigate to further refined subject areas.