Arabic NACO Manual
Arabic NACO Manual
Citing sources

Citing the book in hand

Cite from the item being cataloged according to general NACO practices.

Titles should be capitalized according to the following lists:
always in caps.

    Āyāt Allāh

only in caps. immediately bef. name

For other information about citing from the source in hand, (booksets, complex page numbering, etc.) consult the general authorities procedure.

Citing Zirikli

Cite Zirikli using this general format:

670 Ziriklī |b ([hdg.]; [full name from body of article]; [dates])


670 Ziriklī |b (al-Tijānī; Muḥammad ibn Yūsuf ibn Maṭar, Abū ʻAbd Allāh al-Tijānī; 231-320/846-932)

670 Ziriklī |b (al-Badiḥī; ʻAlī ibn Muḥammad, Abū al-Ḥasan al-Badiḥī; died approximaely 380/990)

Citing Brockelmann

Cite Brockelmann using this general format:

670 Brockelmann |b ([italicized part(s) of article]; [full name from article]; [dates])


670 Brockelmann |b (at-Ṭabātabā'ī; Ibr. b. Ḥu. b. Riḍā b. al-Mahdī at-Ṭabātabā'ī; born 1248/1832 in Najaf, died 1318-1901)

670 Brockelmann |b (al-Ḫatīb an-Naǧafī; M. Saʻīd b. Muṣṭafá Ef. b. M. Ef. al-Ḫatīb an-Naǧafi; born 1258/1842 in ar-Rusafa, died 20 Ǧum. I, 1320/26-8-1902 in Baghdad)

Note: Brockelmann is citing using the romanization found there, the heading and references are constructed by standardizing Brockelmann's romanization to LC's system.

Citing Kahhalah

Cite Kahhalah using this general format:

670 Kaḥḥālah |b ([Heading]; [full name from body of article]; [dates])


670 Kaḥḥālah |b (al-Ḥusayn al-Ṭabarī; al-Ḥusayn ibn ʻAlī ibn al-Ḥusayn al-Ṭabarī, al-Shāfiʻī, Abū ʻAbd Allāh; 418-489/1027-1105)

670 Kaḥḥālah |b (Muḥammad al-Jazarī; Muḥammad ibn Yūsuf ibn ʻAbd Allāh ibn Maḥmūd al-Jazarī, thumma al-Miṣrī, al-Shāfiʻī, known as Ibn al-Ḥashshāsh (Shams al-Dīn, Abū ʻAbd Allāh); 637-711/1239-1312)