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Finding Aid for the Ilmiyah collection of Arabic and Persian manuscripts, ca. 1516-1893
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Organization and Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms
  • Separated Material

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Ilmiyah collection of Arabic and Persian manuscripts
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1516-1893
    Collection number: 1654
    Extent: 5 boxes (2.5 linear ft.) 1 oversize box.
    Abstract: Collection consists of Persian and Arabic manuscripts about language and philosophy, as well as jurisprudence, religion, astronomy, medicine and philology.
    Language: Finding aid is written in English.
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    PARTIALLY PROCESSED COLLECTION UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Manuscripts Librarian, UCLA Department of Special Collections.
    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Ilmiyah collection of Arabic and Persian manuscripts (Collection Number 1654). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    Processing History:

    Processed by Ali Anooshahr in the Center for Primary Research and Training (CFPRT), with assistance from Laurel McPhee, Spring 2005.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of Persian and Arabic manuscripts about language and philosophy, as well as jurisprudence, religion, astronomy, medicine and philology.

    Organization and Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series:
    1. Manuscripts 1-3 (Box 1)
    2. Manuscripts 4, 8-12 (Box 2)
    3. Manuscript 5, withdrawn
    4. Manuscripts 6-7 moved to Collection 1055, Shaykhi Collection of Arabic and Persian Manuscripts, manuscripts 40-41
    5. Manuscripts 13-14 (Box 3)
    6. Manuscripts 25-32, 34-38 (Box 4)
    7. Manuscript 33, withdrawn
    8. Manuscripts 39-42 (Box 5)
    9. Manuscript 43 [oversize] (Box 6)
    Materials in this collection are in both Arabic and Persian.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Genres and Forms of Material

    Manuscripts--Arab countries.

    Separated Material

    Manuscripts 6-7 moved to Collection 1055, Shaykhi Collection of Arabic and Persian Manuscripts, manuscripts 40-41.