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Encyclopedias (good for topic-generating and recommending sources)
Cambridge Companion to the Qur'an
On reserve at Trexler Library. 297.1226 C178
Encyclopaedia of Islam
Trexler Library Reference 297.03 E56o
Older, but a classic.
Encyclopedia of Religion
The standard reference for religion studies.
Encyclopedia of Religion and Ethics
Trexler Library Reference 203 H357e
Pre-dates Encyclopedia of Religion.
Encyclopaedia of the Qur'¯an
Trexler Library Reference 297.12203 E56o
Fully documented, scholarly.
Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World
Trexler Library Reference 909.0976 O98e
Scholarly introduction to the world of Islam.
Oxford History of Islam
On reserve at Trexler Library. 297.09 O98h
Shorter Encyclopaedia of the Islam
Trexler Library Reference 297.09 S559
Much-abbreviated version of Encyclopaedia of Islam.
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Articles via interlibrary loan
Journal articles not found in Trexler Library can be ordered on interlibrary loan.