Center for the Great Islamic Encyclopedia

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The Center for the Great Islamic Encyclopedia (CGIE) is a major research institute based in Tehran, Iran. Established in 1983, it is charged with the task of researching and publishing general and topical encyclopedias about Iranian and Islamic culture.[1][2][3][4]

The Center's website is located at [5] (Persian only) and there is a general introduction in English at [6] (English).

Scientific staff and peer-reviewers[edit]

The Center for the Great Islamic Encyclopedia is managed by more than 40 scientific staff and peer-reviewers. Dariush Shayegan, Azartash Azarnoush, Javad Tabatabai, Farhad Daftary and Abbas Anvari are the members of the council of this institute.

References[edit]

  1. ^ About Center for the Great Islamic Encyclopedia on the website of Farsnews
  2. ^ About Center for the Great Islamic Encyclopedia on the website of the Hamshahri newspaper
  3. ^ About Center for the Great Islamic Encyclopedia on the website of the Mehrnews agency
  4. ^ About Center for the Great Islamic Encyclopedia on the Tasnim news agency
  5. ^ "مرکز دائره المعارف بزرگ اسلامی - مرکز پژوهشهای ایرانی و اسلامی". Cgie.org.ir. Retrieved 2011-07-13.
  6. ^ "The Center for the Great Islamic Encyclopedia". Cgie.ir. Archived from the original on June 18, 2006. Retrieved 2011-07-13. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)

See also[edit]

Encyclopaedia Islamica