Islamic Libraries and Archives: A Comparative Study of Urdu and English Sources


  • Dr. Muhammad Yousaf University of Peshawar Author
  • Dr. Muhammad Shafi University of Karachi Author


Islamic libraries, Islamic archives, Urdu, English, comparative study, Islamic knowledge, preservation, dissemination


Islamic libraries and archives hold a treasure trove of knowledge and historical significance, yet they remain largely unexplored and underutilized. This study aims to provide a comparative analysis of Urdu and English sources on Islamic libraries and archives, highlighting their strengths and limitations. The study will draw on a variety of sources, including historical texts, archival records, and scholarly publications. The findings will shed light on the rich history and diverse contributions of Islamic libraries and archives to the preservation and dissemination of Islamic knowledge.