MELS – Muslim Education and Literary Services
Established 1980

Providing the tools to access a precious heritage

MELS is a publishing company that aims to produce quality books and educational materials on Islam, the Qur’an, Qur’anic Arabic and Muslim heritage for the benefit of Muslims and others.

MELS specialises in the following areas:

  • Learn to Read & Write the Arabic script
  • Learn Qur’an reading
  • Learning Qur’an
  • Arabic grammar & structure
  • Islamic books
  • Muslim history and heritage

Our products are designed to be user friendly and to have a long shelf life. We have produced titles which include:


MELS courses are unique, for example, the Graded Steps in Qur’an Course makes the reading and writing of the Arabic script easy and accessible. Access to Qur’anic is also a tried and tested intensive course that helps the reader to understand large swathes of the Qur’anic text.

We believe that teaching and learning should be enjoyable, inspirational, easily accessible and rewarding. The MELS logo is inspired by the Latin word for honey.