The Special Collections Resource Center provides access to rare books, manuscripts, and other primary source materials. Some of those that might be of interest to scholars and students in South Asian Studies include:
Open access research journals covering global health, epidemiology, biodiversity, the environment, and international development and more. Includes peer-reviewed journals from Bangladesh, Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, Egypt, Ghana, India, Iran, Kenya, Malaysia, Nigeria, Tanzania, Turkey, Uganda and Venezuela.
Diaries, illustrations, maps, manuscripts, books, and reports documenting the rise and fall of the European colonial empires worldwide from 1750 to 1960’s. The principal focus is British, it also documents the experience of colonized peoples, focusing on history, politics, and culture.
Facsimiles of diaries and journals, official and private papers, letters, sketches, paintings and documents from 1710-1937 related to the Britain and India, from manuscript collections of National Library of Scotland.