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

@ the Newstand

Online Newspapers will link you to thousands of newspapers available on the web from all over the world.  Asian countries are very well represented. 

Periodical Databases

Newspaper & Journal databases and indexes

Individual Periodicals (Contemporary & Historical)

Alphabetical list of individual periodicals.

Indian Newspapers

Mongolian Newspapers

American Center for Mongolian Studies:  Freely available online academic journals devoted to topics in Eurasia, Asia, Central and Inner Asia, and Mongolia.

Tibetan Newspapers

Tibet Mirror -- a digital archive of 97 issues of the first Tibetan newspaper for years 1933 to 1961 hosted by Columbia University Libraries.

Phayul -- The Homeland

Periodicals and Indices

Guide to the Indexing of South Asian Studies Periodicals
Hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Madison, the purpose of the database is to identify and list South Asian periodical titles and to determine to what extent a periodical has been indexed.

International Union List of South Asian Newspapers and Gazettes
Compiled by Irene Joshi formerly of the University of Washington Libaries South Asia Section. This union list contains information on 3,000 newspapers and gazettes published in South Asia and abroad, including publications serving diaspora communities world-wide.

International Coalition on Newspapers (ICON)
Managed by the Center for Research Libraries (CRL), this database enables you to find existing holdings of newspapers from South Asia by searching under 'language'. These materials are often microfilmed and held at CRL.

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