South Asia Archive

NNC resource

The South Asia Archive is a searchable digital archive of diverse material, mainly primary resources, from the mid-18th to the mid-20th Century. Focusing on South Asia, the Archive contains both reports, rare books, and journal runs. The documents in the Archive reflects the varied range of knowledge production in colonial and early post-colonial India in fields including:

  • culture & society
  • industry & economy
  • science, technology & medicine
  • urban planning & administration
  • politics & law

The material is sourced from collectors and archivists in India by the South Asia Research Foundation.

Only online reading is available during the trial period.

  • On trial until 31 December 2018.

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South Asia Archive