skip to content

Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies


India and South Asia

Last updated December 2021



Please visit the Cambridge University Library's Electronic resources web page for a full list of resources in our subject areas.

Brill's Encyclopedia of Buddhism Online

Digital Dictionary of Buddhism

The New Cambridge History of India

Cambridge History of Southeast Asia

South Asia OPen Archive (SAOA)

South Asian Newspapers 1864 - 1922

Times of India
This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time. Coverage: 1838 - 2007 incorporating the Bombay Times and Journal of Commerce and Bombay Times and Standardas well as the Times of India.



Digital South Asian Library
Contains images with descriptions from India & Afghanistan.

Pali Text Society





John Smith's Home Page
Contains a variety of texts, fonts and programms likely to be of interest to Indologists.

Sanskrit Manuscript Project, Cambridge
The intellectual and religious traditions of South Asia as seen through the Sanskrit manuscript collections of the University Library, Cambridge.

South Asia Resource Access on the Internet
A Columbia University site for modern and classical South Asian studies Includes image archive.

South Asia Through Official Eyes (SATOE) 
Provides links to universities, libraries, government information and many useful internet resources.