Google Scholar UNC
When you are searching the library catalog, begin with a simple keyword search to identify one or more relevant books. Once you have located a relevant item, you can look at the item's Library of Congress Subject Headings within the item's full record tab and follow the subject heading links in the catalog to find other, similar or related books.
- Keyword: Islam prayer
- Keyword: Jihad
- Keyword: Koran
You can also refine your results by using the facets on the left side of the screen.
You can also browse the shelves by Library of Congress call number. The subject is Islam is in the BP class (Davis Library 3rd Floor). Books on countries thought of as Islamic are in the DS (Asia) and DT class (Africa) (Davis Library 4th Floor). In the Dewey system, books on Islam are in the 297 class.
Finding Articles and Other Information
The databases in the two categories below offer access to journal articles and encyclopedia material pertinent to the study of Islam.
Important note: you won't be able to access these from off-campus. You can visit us again later and use them in the library.
You can access a suite of research tools at NC LIVE. You do need to get a password from your local library.