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To search the Library catalogue, use the Library of Congress romanization tables for Arabic, Ottoman Turkish, Persian and Urdu.
For other ALA-LC romanization Tables click here.
Another common romanization styles are that of the International Journal of Middle East Studies (IJMES) and the Iranian Studies scheme.
A tool for Mac users: The Arabic Macintosh: an informal resource centre
Conversion between Gregorian and Hijri calendars
Conversion between Gregorian and Shamsi calendars
This guide was created and populated in collaboration with Dr. Eliza Tasbihi, Specialized Cataloging Editor, Islamic Manuscripts, Dr. Charles Fletcher, Head Library Clerk, Islamic Studies Library and Ghazaleh Ghanavizchian, Senior Library Clerk, Islamic Studies Library.
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