Asian Studies Resources

Asian Studies Databases

  • Contains close to 800,000 references to books, journal articles, individually-authored monographs, chapters in edited volumes, conference proceedings, anthologies, and Festschriften, etc., published from 1971 until the present day. It encompasses the full content of the annual printed volumes of the BAS from the 1971 to the 1991 editions (the 1991 edition was the last volume available in print form).

    Coverage: 1971 - present
  • This resource covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada), focusing on the 15th century forward. Provides indexing of historical articles in over 40 languages dating back to 1955.

    Coverage: 1955 - present
  • Part of the World Newspaper Archive, this collection features English-, Gujarati- and Bengali-language papers published in India, in the regions of the Subcontinent that now comprise Pakistan, and in Ceylon (now Sri Lanka). ¬†South Asian Newspapers offers extensive coverage of the people, issues and events that shaped the Indian Subcontinent during the 19th and early 20th centuries. ¬†

    Coverage: 1864 - 1922