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South Asian Studies: Primary Sources at Princeton

Alphabetical List of Primary Source Databases at Princeton

Using the PUL catalog

The Princeton University Library catalog will guide you toward primary resources in print and online, depending on your object of knowledge. Use the catalog to find autobiographies, literature, periodicals, census data, reports, and more.

Refer to the Library of Congress Romanization Tables for assistance with transliterating South Asian languages into Roman script. While this is the system used in the PUL catalog, search creatively as more than one system for representing SA languages is in use worldwide. 

Notable SAS Collections at Princeton

South Asia Ephemera Collection  A growing collection of ephemera from South Asia that is being digitized in preparation for online publication. Collections of ephemera and digital art elsewhere include: