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Arabic: Subject guide


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Search services

  • E-kutub
    Ebooks in Arabic.
    A national search service providing information on titles held by Swedish university and research libraries.
  • Google Scholar 
    NB: Avoid using Google Scholar to search for literature in general, as the search service includes non-scholarly sources and dishonest, predatory journals. You can however use Google Scholar to try to find specific articles and dissertations in full text that you have already found bibliographic information about in Linguistics Collection or MLA International Bibliography.
  • Hindawi
    Arabic books in full text.
  • Linguistics Collection
    Database collection for literature on linguistics and language-related related disciplines. The collection searches simultaneously in the databases Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA) and Linguistics Database.
  • MLA International Bibliography
    Database for literature on linguistics and literature.
  • Summon
    In this search service you find the library's printed books, e-books and journal articles. You also find books and articles that are not part of the library's collection. 

Scholarly journals

Newspapers and magazines in Arabic and English

Newspapers in Arabic

Cultural and literary magazines


Encyclopedias and dictionaries


Student theses

  • DiVA
    Find full-text theses and other scholarly works submitted at Högskolan Dalarna.
    Search for full-text theses submitted at Swedish universities.


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