Arabic Information Resources in Malappuram District of Kerala: Need for Bibliographic Control

K. Sareef, K.C. Abdul Majeed
2017 IRA International Journal of Education and Multidisciplinary Studies  
Today information resources in Arabic Language are very much useful to the researchers and community of the world. Resources in Arabic language in Kerala, is scattered in various places like libraries attached to Islamic Institutions, kuthb khanas, madrassas, masjids, personal libraries of scholars, and Arabic Colleges. It includes manuscripts, copper plates and digital resources. It should be bibliographically controlled, digitized and preserved for the benefit of future generation. Most of
more » ... eration. Most of them are concentrated in Malappuram District where muslims are more populated. ALT and ICT will help us to complete this tedious task. It will open a new window to the wide area of information studies and research. The work will be a great help to research scholars, students at various levels, faculties of Arabic departments, academicians and the community as a whole.
doi:10.21013/jems.v5.n3.p10 fatcat:hbfchflcindppk2f2dx4y6ondq