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Wellcome collection of Near Eastern Manuscripts, ca. 1700-1899
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  • Restrictions on Use and Reproduction
  • Restrictions on Access
  • Provenance/Source of Acquisition
  • Preferred Citation
  • Scope and Content
  • Related Material

  • Title: Wellcome collection of Near Eastern Manuscripts
    Collection number: 1148
    Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 16.0 linear ft. (32 boxes)
    Date: ca. 1700-1899
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to UCLA Library Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Wellcome Institute of the History of Medicine, 1970.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Wellcome Collection of Near Eastern Manuscripts (Collection 1148). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of Arabic manuscripts, dealing with philosophy, logic, mathematics, astronomy, astrology, Islamic theology, etc. The entire collection is in Arabic.

    Related Material

    Persian and Arabic manuscripts in Special Collections Catalog  Available at UCLA Library Special Collections.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Manuscripts--Arab countries.