General literature on the astrolabe
Museums, collections & individual astrolabes
Astrolabes in classical sources
Astrolabes in Islamic sources
Astrolabes in Byzantine, Hebrew & medieval European sources
Astrolabe star lists
Variants of the planispheric astrolabe

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