Khalidi Library Services
Ø The complete Arabic manuscript collection has been catalogued and published (here in PDF) by Al-Furqan foundation, followed by publication of catalogues of the Persian and Turkish collection of manuscripts.
Ø All manuscripts have been microfilmed, and the complete microfilm copy of the manuscript collection may be consulted on-site at the Library.
Ø The Library is completing the classification and re-shelving of the printed books collection (Arabic and Latin titles).
Ø All manuscripts and Latin and Arabic printed books catalogue and classification information is being entered into the Library database, using the library management software installed by the Khalidi Library Libsys.
Ø The on-line catalogue with full search features, will be accessible through this website in 2018 to allow general public access to the full catalogue information for manuscripts and printed books from the Khalidi Library collection.
Ø The Library
will announce in 2018 the opening of a public online display portal of high
quality digital images of the entire collection, in cooperation with
Ø New…New… Effective October 2017, registered users may request (low resolution) digital copies of specific manuscripts, through completing and returning the Request Form here in Arabic only, on condition of committing to using images for personal academic research, and not using them for any commercial purposes or disseminating, printing or copying them, and acknowledging the copyright of the Khalidi Library for the images obtained. Any use otherwise would subject the user to legal proceedings.