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HY200/PA 250 Topics in History: Pre-Modern & Modern South Asia: Reference

Reference Resources @ Tutt Library

Guides to Archives & Libraries with South Asia Resources

Country Studies

Country Watch
Contains detailed textual, data and graphic information for countries and regions. Topics include: country overviews, political history and conditions, economic status, investment overviews, social background, and environmental situation and issues.

CIA's World Factbook
Provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 266 world entities.

Library of Congress' Country Studies
Presents a description and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of countries throughout the world.


Works for the following languages:  Arabic, Bengali, Greek, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Nepali, Persian, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu.


Transliteration Tables for Non-Roman Scripts
A useful resource from the Library of Congress.

Selected References from Tutt Library

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