- editors-in-chief, Wilferd Madelung and Farhad Daftary.
- Uniform Title
- Dāʼirat al-maʻārif-i buzurg-i Islāmī. Selections. English.
- Leiden : Brill.
- Includes bibliographical references.
- Consists of an abridged and edited translation of the Persian Dāʼirat al-maʻārif-i buzurg-i Islāmī. Provides "entries on important themes, subjects and personages in Islam generally [and] ... offers the western reader an opportunity to appreciate the various dimensions of Shiʻi Islam, the Persian contribution to Islamic civilisation, and the spiritual dimensions of the Islamic tradition"--Home page.
- Beginning date
- Title Variation
- Encyclopedia Islamica
- Vol/date range
- Began in 2007.
- Title from home page (viewed on Feb. 8, 2010).
- Access restricted to subscribers only.
- Also available in print version.
- Mode of access: World Wide Web.
- Related Work
- Brill online.