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South Asian History:
  • Archives, Libraries, and Museums
  • Associations, Organizations, and Institutes
  • Background
  • Biographical Resources
  • Databases and Indexes
  • Discussion Lists
  • Internet Guides
  • Journals
  • Maps
  • Pictorial Resources
  • Primary Sources
  • Statistical Resources
  • Ask the History Librarian
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    Asian History:
    South Asian History:

    Archives, Libraries, and Museums


    Below are archives, libraries, and museums for South Asian history. For additional resources, see Asian History: Archives, Libraries, and Museums. To search for archival materials, use the resources at History: Databases and Indexes: Archival Resources.
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    Asian History:
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    Associations, Organizations, and Institutes


    For additional listings, see Asian History: Associations, Organizations, and Institutes.
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    Asian History:
    South Asian History:

    Background


    Sometimes you may need some information to get more familiar with your topic. Additional resources are listed at Asian History: Background.
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    Asian History:
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    Biographical Resources


    Below are biographical resources for South Asian History. Some of the general resources listed at Asian History: Biographical Resources may be useful, too.
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    Asian History:
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    Databases and Indexes


    For databases and indexes relevant to South Asian history, see Asian History: Databases and Indexes. For a more complete listing of those relevant to History, see History: Databases and Indexes. If you need help in selecting or using a database or index for your research, please contact the Hunt Library reference desk.
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    Discussion Lists


    For additional resources, see Asian History: Discussion Lists.
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    Asian History:
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    Internet Guides

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    Asian History:
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    Journals


    Below are major journals in South Asian history. Use Cameo and the Find e-journal list to search for other journal titles in the Carnegie Mellon University Libraries, or use the databases listed in Asian History: Databases and Indexes to find journal articles on particular topics. For additional titles, see Asian History: Journals.
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    Maps


    For additional maps, see Asian History: Maps
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    Pictorial Resources


    Below are pictorial resources for South Asian History. For others, see Asian History: Pictorial Resouces. Additional books may be found by searching in Cameo, the library catalog, with india and pictorial as subject keywords.
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    Primary Sources


    Below are primary sources for South Asian History. Materials from the Center for Research Libraries' South Asian collection are also available via Interlibrary Loan.

    Asian History:
    South Asian History:
    Primary Sources:
    Audio Materials Southasian History: Primary Sources

    Asian History:
    South Asian History:
    Primary Sources:
    Collections, Papers, Diaries
    • Digital Colonial Documents Project (School of Humanities and Social Sciences, La Trobe University)

    • Digital Library of India

    • Empire Online (Carnegie Mellon users only)
      15th-20th Centuries
      Provides full text access to rare primary sources that covers 5 aspects of the colonial experience. It has a thematic layout spanning Cultural Contracts, Literature of the Empire, Religion, Race, Class, and Imperialism. Materials cover Africa, North and South America, the Caribbean, India, Asia, the Middle East, Australasia and the Islands of Oceania. Materials included are: exploration and journals logs to travel logs, diaries, official government papers, missionary papers, maps, photographs, letter books and correspondence, etc.

    • Imperial Gazetteer of India (Digital South Asia Library)

    • India and Pakistan: On the Nuclear Threshold (National Security Archive, George Washington University)

    • Internet Indian History Sourcebook (Paul Halsall, Fordham University)
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    Statistical Resources


    Below are statistical resources for South Asian History. Some of the resources listed at Asian History: Statistical Resources may be useful, too.
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    History


     

    April 2011 -- http://www.andrew.cmu.edu/user/sc24/History/southasian.html
    Sue Collins, Senior Librarian, sc24@andrew.cmu.edu