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Internet Icons: Creating big business online

Friday, February 24, 2017

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Library Carpentry: software skills workshops for librarians

Friday, February 24, 2017

Guest post by James Baker, Lecturer in Digital History and Archives, University of Sussex. Librarians play a crucial role in cultivating world-class research and in most disciplinary areas today world-class research relies on the use of software. Established non-profit organisations...

The Textual Heritage of the Ural Old Believers

Friday, February 24, 2017

In the second half of the seventeenth century, Patriarch Nikon reformed Russian church ceremonies and a range of traditional texts. The purpose of the reform was to merge Russian, Greek, Belorussian, and Ukrainian cultures. However, it led to a rupture...

Arabic manuscripts of al-Ghazālī

Friday, February 24, 2017

In a recent post I wrote about Malay translations of works of Abū Ḥāmid Muḥammad al-Ghazālī (450-505 AH/1058-1111 AD) by ‘Abd al-Samad al-Jawi al-Palimbani, a Malay scholar from Palembang in south Sumatra who spent most of his adult life writing...

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