Online Resources in South Asian Studies

Colonial Film Archive

  • a database of films portraying life in British colon, including India/Pakistan and Sri Lanka (Ceylon) along with other Asian countries

Click here to view the Colonial Film Archive website


Dutch Studies on South Asia, Tibet and Classical Southeast Asia

  • an online bibliography of Dutch scholarly activities in the field of South Asia, Tibet and classical Southeast Asia from the early 17th century up to the present

Click here to view the Dutch Studies website


Gandhi Heritage Portal

  • a large collection of information about and works by Mahatma Gandhi

Click here to view the Gandhi Heritage Portal


Partition Archive

  • a global movement to preserve life stories shaped by the 1947 Partition of British India

Click here to view the Partition Archive website


Tagore Portal: Bichitra

  • all works of Rabindranath Tagore, in Bengali and English, online and can be navigated in Bengali, Hindi, and English. 

Click here to view the Tagore Portal


The Komagata Maru Incident Project (University of British Columbia)

  • a comprehensive portal for understanding the Komagata Maru incident, provides primary documents, oral histories, private archives, artisitic endeavours, and interviews.

Click here to view The Komagata Maru Incident Project website.


Tressures in Toronto

  • List of CSAS publications

Click here to view the CSAS publications listing



Additional South Asian resources can be found at LibGuide to South Asian Resources.