Resource Count in SOAS


The SOAS Digital Library Portal ( SOAS ) is comprised of collections, organized into collection groups and subdivided into subcollections. Currently, there are 1743 total items in SOAS, which make up 1130 different titles. In all, there are 115463 pages in SOAS.

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Below are the number of items in each collection and subcollection.

NUMBER GROUP CODE COLL CODE SUB CODE CODES NAME TITLES ITEMS PAGES
1 ASC     ASC Archives & Special Collections 420 523 37505
4 ASC DAWES   DAWES William Dawes' Notebooks 1 1 20119
6 ASC FURER   FURER Christoph von Fürer-Haimendorf Collection 11 11 49
7 ASC ISLAMIC   ISLAMIC Islamic Manuscripts Online 246 314 10226
8 ASC ISLAMIC OKIM OKIM Old Kanembu Islamic Manuscripts 148 178 6129
9 ASC ISLAMIC SWAHILI SWAHILI Swahili Manuscripts Collections 31 42 2252
10 ASC ISLAMIC YSIMG YSIMG Islamic Manuscripts Gallery 3 3 557
11 ASC JPMILLS   JPMILLS J.P. Mills Collection 3 3 136
17 ASC SSPA   SSPA SOAS Picture Archive 9 11 20
21 DISCIP     DISCIP Topical Collections 427 796 37591
22 DISCIP COJS   COJS Jaina Studies Digital Resources 2 2 151
23 DISCIP COJS COJSJ COJSJ Jain Journals 1 1 56
24 DISCIP COJS COJSM COJSM Jain Manuscripts 1 1 95
25 DISCIP DANT   DANT Anthropology Collection 7 7 669
26 DISCIP DART   DART Art and Archaeology 34 34 770
27 DISCIP DART CLIP CLIP Illustrating Persia 12 12 26
28 DISCIP DART DACP DACP Chinese Propaganda Poster Art / 中国宣传画艺术 11 11 22
30 DISCIP DECO   DECO Economics, Finance & Management 2 4 18
31 DISCIP DGEN   DGEN Gender Studies 1 1 167
32 DISCIP DHIS   DHIS History 6 8 760
33 DISCIP DLAW   DLAW Law 17 48 3888
34 DISCIP DLIN   DLIN Linguistics & Language Studies 34 51 4154
35 DISCIP DLIT   DLIT Literatures 37 59 3899
38 DISCIP DMUS   DMUS Music 32 35 426
39 DISCIP DPOL   DPOL Politics and Government 13 68 2678
40 DISCIP DREL   DREL Religions 252 501 21670
41 FORMATS     FORMATS Special Formats from SOAS Collections 150 352 6943
42 FORMATS ARTE   ARTE Artefacts from SOAS Collections 15 22 199
43 FORMATS ARTE DACR DACR Chinese Rubbings 2 3 37
44 FORMATS MAPS   MAPS Maps 16 16 331
45 FORMATS MAPS MAPSIRAN MAPSIRAN The Dr Cyrus Ala’i’s Map Collection of Persia 5 5 10
46 FORMATS NEWS   NEWS Newspapers 1 196 6249
51 FORMATS VIDEO   VIDEO Motion Picture Films 11 11 18
54 LANG AMHARIC   AMHARIC Amharic Language Resources 1 1 152
55 LANG ANDAMANESE   ANDAMANESE Andamanese Language Resources 1 1 53
57 LANG ARABIC   ARABIC Arabic Language Collections at SOAS, University of London 126 204 11787
58 LANG AVESTAN   AVESTAN Avestan Language Resources 1 1 185
61 LANG BANTU   BANTU Bantu Collections 30 34 2276
62 LANG BATAK   BATAK Batak Manuscripts 1 1 2
63 LANG BURMESE   BURMESE Burmese Language Resources 7 11 3286
64 LANG CHINESE   CHINESE Chinese Language 11 11 1119
65 LANG DZONGKHA   DZONGKHA Dzongkha Language Resources 2 2 150
66 LANG GEEZ   GEEZ Ge'ez Language Resources 1 1 152
67 LANG HAUSA   HAUSA Hausa Language Resources 2 2 16
69 LANG HEBREW   HEBREW Hebrew Language Resources 2 2 401
71 LANG HRANGKHOL   HRANGKHOL Hrangkhol (Hadem) Collection 1 1 32
72 LANG JAVANESE   JAVANESE Javanese Manuscripts 1 2 5
75 LANG KHASI   KHASI Khasi Language Resources 1 1 32
76 LANG KHOWAR   KHOWAR Khowar Language Resources 1 2 202
77 LANG KURDISH   KURDISH Kurdish Language Resources 3 10 334
78 LANG MALAGASY   MALAGASY Malagasy Language 1 1 25
79 LANG MALAY   MALAY Malay Manuscripts 9 11 553
80 LANG MARU   MARU Maru Language Resources 1 1 68
87 LANG TAMIL   TAMIL Tamil Language Resources 1 1 61
89 LANG TIBETAN   TIBETAN Tibetan Language Resources 6 8 731
91 LANG URDU   URDU Urdu Language Collection 6 11 698
93 PLM     PLM Palm Leaf Manuscripts & Pothi Texts 4 4 278
94 RAWANG     RAWANG Rawang Collection 1 1 133
95 REGIONS     REGIONS Regions : Geographic Collections from SOAS 1077 1686 112839
96 REGIONS RAFR   RAFR African Collections 285 384 16691
98 REGIONS RAFR R_BWA R_BWA Botswana Collection 2 2 710
103 REGIONS RAFR R_ETH R_ETH Ethiopia Collections 11 16 1528
105 REGIONS RAFR R_KEN R_KEN Kenya Collection 16 25 1101
108 REGIONS RAFR R_MDG R_MDG Madagascar Collection 9 29 2933
110 REGIONS RAFR R_MWI R_MWI Malawi Collection 3 3 346
111 REGIONS RAFR R_NER R_NER Niger Collection 76 82 1288
112 REGIONS RAFR R_NGA R_NGA Nigeria Collection 147 192 6415
113 REGIONS RAFR R_SDN R_SDN Sudan Collection 2 2 24
115 REGIONS RAFR R_SOM R_SOM Somalia Collection 1 5 92
118 REGIONS RAFR R_TCD R_TCD Chad Collection 17 28 212
119 REGIONS RAFR R_TZA R_TZA Tanzania Collection 8 13 1014
122 REGIONS RAFR R_ZMB R_ZMB Zambia Collection 2 2 219
124 REGIONS RAFR SKTO SKTO Sokoto Caliphate Collection 63 89 600
125 REGIONS RAMC   RAMC The Americas & the Caribbean 14 15 951
126 REGIONS RAMC DLOC DLOC Caribbean Collections at SOAS, University of London 2 3 493
129 REGIONS RAMC R_CAN R_CAN Canada Collection at SOAS, University of London 7 7 7
130 REGIONS RAMC R_CUB R_CUB Cuba Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 2 492
132 REGIONS RAMC R_USA R_USA United States of America Collection at SOAS, University of London 5 5 451
134 REGIONS RCAS   RCAS Central Asia 8 10 1793
135 REGIONS RCAS R_KAZ R_KAZ Kazahkstan Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 1 158
140 REGIONS REAS   REAS East Asia Collection 445 691 41048
141 REGIONS REAS MANCHU MANCHU Manchu Collection 4 5 626
142 REGIONS REAS R_CHN R_CHN China Collection 277 309 25904
143 REGIONS REAS R_HKG R_HKG Hong Kong Collection 7 12 3883
144 REGIONS REAS R_JPN R_JPN Japan Collection 134 166 8098
145 REGIONS REAS R_KOR R_KOR Korea Collection 4 7 128
147 REGIONS REAS R_MCX R_MCX Manchuria Collecton 34 39 8360
150 REGIONS REAS R_TIB R_TIB Tibet Resources 14 18 1853
151 REGIONS REAS R_TWN R_TWN Taiwan (Republic of China) Collection 1 1 3
152 REGIONS REUR   REUR Europe 221 244 2923
153 REGIONS REUR R_ALB R_ALB Albania Collection 1 1 1
154 REGIONS REUR R_ARM R_ARM Armenia Collection 1 1 562
155 REGIONS REUR R_AUT R_AUT Austria Collection 2 2 2
165 REGIONS REUR R_GBR R_GBR United Kingdom Collection 16 19 338
166 REGIONS REUR R_GEO R_GEO Georgia Collection 1 1 51
171 REGIONS REUR R_ITA R_ITA Italy Collection 5 16 422
176 REGIONS REUR R_RUS R_RUS Russia Collection 96 96 255
178 REGIONS REUR R_UKR R_UKR Ukraine Collection 1 1 562
179 REGIONS RME   RME Middle East 101 195 11163
180 REGIONS RME R_EGY R_EGY Egypt Collection at SOAS, Universty of London 2 2 228
181 REGIONS RME R_IRN R_IRN Iran Collection at SOAS, University of London 22 23 1310
182 REGIONS RME R_IRQ R_IRQ Iraq Collection at SOAS, University of London 3 10 406
183 REGIONS RME R_ISR R_ISR Israel Collection at SOAS, University of London 7 9 1332
187 REGIONS RME R_LBN R_LBN Lebanon Collection at SOAS, University of London 2 11 1192
189 REGIONS RME R_PSE R_PSE Palestine Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 2 688
191 REGIONS RME R_SAU R_SAU Saudi Arabia Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 1 474
192 REGIONS RME R_SYR R_SYR Syria Collection at SOAS, University of London 3 12 1610
194 REGIONS RME R_TUR R_TUR Ottoman & Turkey Collection at SOAS, University of London 62 66 1346
196 REGIONS RPOA   RPOA Pacific Islands & Australasia 18 34 21198
208 REGIONS RPOA R_VUT R_VUT Vanuatu Collection at SOAS, University of London 4 5 18
209 REGIONS RSA   RSA South Asia 165 285 16475
210 REGIONS RSA BENGALI BENGALI Bengali Resources 1 2 153
211 REGIONS RSA BRAJ BRAJ From the Land of Braj 77 81 781
212 REGIONS RSA FGB FGB The F.G. Bailey Papers 7 7 229
213 REGIONS RSA R_AFG R_AFG Afghanistan Collection at SOAS, University of London 2 4 1086
221 REGIONS RSA SWAY SWAY After the Earth's Violent Sway 2 2 2
223 REGIONS RSEA   RSEA South East Asia 71 301 17071
224 REGIONS RSEA R_BRN R_BRN Brunei Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 2 181
225 REGIONS RSEA R_IDN R_IDN Indonesia Collection at SOAS, University of London 6 21 293
228 REGIONS RSEA R_MMR R_MMR Burma/Myanmar Collection at SOAS, University of London 37 245 13573
229 REGIONS RSEA R_MYS R_MYS Malaysia Collection at SOAS, University of London 15 17 1128
231 REGIONS RSEA R_THA R_THA Thailand Collection as SOAS, University of London 1 1 222
233 REGIONS RSEA R_VNM R_VNM Vietnam Collection at SOAS, University of London 2 2 22
235 REGIONS RSEA SHAN SHAN Shan Manuscripts from SOAS Collections 3 3 68
246 TOTAL     ZZZ TOTAL 1130 1743 115463