Internet resources for
Ottoman Turkish
Modern Turkish
Turkic Languages
Ottoman Empire
Republic of Turkey
Turkic Republics, Regions and Peoples
Related resources for
î Islamic Studies
Near & Middle East Studies
Distribution of Islam per country. Green represents a Sunni majority and red represents a Shia majority. (Source: Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia)


Referential Sites

Exploring Religions - Islam (University of Wyoming)

World Civilizations - Islam (Washington State University)

Overview of World Religions - Islam (St. Martin’s College, UK)

Religions of the World - Islam (Minnesota State University)

Presidency of Religious Affairs (Republic of Turkey)

Religion & Ethics – Islam (BBC)

Quick Quide: Islam

Islam around the World

Islam and the West

Muslims in Europe

Muslims in Europe: Country Guide

Al Islam (Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Endowments, Da‘wah and Guidance)

Religion of Islam (includes audio and video files)(The Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia in Washington, DC)

Compendium of Muslim Texts (University of Southern California, Muslim Student Association)

Al Tafsir (Aal al-Bayt Institute for Islamic Thought)

Muslim Life in America (U.S. Department of State)

The Mosque in America: A National Portrait (PDF file) (Council on American-Islamic Relations)

Journal of Arabic and Islamic Studies

Journal of Islamic Studies

Islamic Philosophy Online (

Dictionary of Islamic Philosophical Terms

Major Islamic Philosophers

Islamic Studies in Graduate Programs of Religious Studies (University of North Carolina)

The Pluralism Project: Resources by Tradition - Muslim (

Glossary of Islamic Terms and Concepts (University of Southern California, Muslim Student Association)

A Brief Illustrated Guide to Understanding Islam (I.A. Ibrahim)

Restatement of History of Islam and Muslims (Sayed Ali Asgher Razwy)

A History of Muslim Philosophy (edited by M.M. Sharif, 2002)

Teaching Islamic Civilization with Information Technology (Corinne Blake, 1998)

Key Concepts in the Practice of Sufism-1 (Fethullah Gülen)

Key Concepts in the Practice of Sufism-2 (Fethullah Gülen)

Arts & Cultural Sites

Islamic Art (Metropolitan Museum of Art)

Islamic Art (Los Angeles County Museum of Art)

Islamic Literature (Cornell University Library)

Dar-al-Masnavi (

Islamic Architecture Community (

Islamic Architecture (

Islamic Architecture (

Islamic Calligraphy (


American Association of Teachers of Arabic (AATA)

Center for Islam and Science (CIS)

Center for the Study of Islam and Democracy (CSID)

Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)

International Institute for the Study of Islam (ISIM)

International Institute of Islamic Taught (IIIT)

Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA)

Islamic Society of North America (ISNA)

Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC)

Muslim Student Association (MSA) of the US and Canada

Official Site for the Nation of Islam (NOI)

Zaytuna Institute

General Sites

Islam Online (

Saudi Radio

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