South Asia Studies Libraries

United Kingdom
  • British Library
    [For information about the Oriental and India Collection, when you reach the main page, click on Collections, and then click on Oriental & India.]
  • Oxford Indian Institute Library
    [A department of the Bodleian Library and a major collection at Oxford University, England.]
United States
  • UC Berkeley Library Web: South Asia Resources
    [Online information about the South Asia collections at the University of California at Berkeley, USA. Includes links to academic research centers and to a South Asian Diaspora page.]
  • University of Chicago: LibInfo Subject Guide to Sources: South Asia
    [Links to resources include: Roja Muthiah Research Library, Urdu Research Library Consortium, South Asia Reference Tools Program, An electronic Tamil dictionary, Microfilming of Indian Publication Project.]
  • University of Michigan: Graduate Library South Asia Division
    [Annotated links topically organized: General Sources and Bibliographies, Country Specific Resources (India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka), Religions (Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam, Jainism, Sikhism), News Sources (India, Nepal, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka, General News Sources), Language and Literature, Non-Asian Government Sources.]
  • University of Pennsylvania Schoenberg Center for Electronic Text and Image: South Asia Studies
    [A guide to Sanskrit and Persian manuscripts, to photographic images from the American Institute of Indian Studies archive, and to other South Asian materials.]
The World Wide Web Virtual Library
  • Asian Studies Virtual Library
    [The very useful main page for the Asian Studies section of The World-Wide Web Virtual Library. Established and maintained at The Australian National University by Dr. T. Matthew Ciolek.]
  • South Asia Virtual Library
    [An excellent guide to South Asia online resources, maintained by David Magier at Columbia University in New York City, USA.]
  • Pakistan Virtual Library
    [Maintained by Gene R. Thursby.]
  • Kashmir Virtual Library
    [Resources concerning this disputed region are edited by Gene R. Thursby.]
  • Bangladesh Virtual Library
    [Maintained by Dr Kamal Adhikary at the University of Texas at Austin, USA.]
  • Nepal Virtual Library
    [Maintained by Mahendra B. Shrestha.]
  • Sri Lanka Virtual Library
    [Maintained by Rohan Hettiarachchi (]
  • Tibet Virtual Library
    [Maintained by Dr. T. Matthew Ciolek in Australia.]

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