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 1656 total items in SOAS, which make up 1067 different titles. In all, there are 104189 pages in SOAS.

During the current fiscal year (which starts on July 1st), 22 items in 14 titles have been added to SOAS. This has added 8093 pages to this digital collection.

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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 FYTD TITLES FYTD ITEMS FYTD PAGES
1 ASC     ASC Archives & Special Collections 406 502 35746 2 2 126
4 ASC DAWES   DAWES William Dawes' Notebooks 1 1 20119 0 0 0
6 ASC FURER   FURER Christoph von Fürer-Haimendorf Collection 11 11 49 0 0 0
7 ASC ISLAMIC   ISLAMIC Islamic Manuscripts Online 245 313 10162 0 0 0
8 ASC ISLAMIC OKIM OKIM Old Kanembu Islamic Manuscripts 148 178 6129 0 0 0
9 ASC ISLAMIC SWAHILI SWAHILI Swahili Manuscripts Collections 30 41 2188 0 0 0
10 ASC ISLAMIC YSIMG YSIMG Islamic Manuscripts Gallery 3 3 557 0 0 0
11 ASC JPMILLS   JPMILLS J.P. Mills Collection 3 3 136 0 0 0
17 ASC SSPA   SSPA SOAS Picture Archive 3 3 4 0 0 0
21 DISCIP     DISCIP Topical Collections 422 788 36943 4 6 732
22 DISCIP COJS   COJS Jaina Studies Digital Resources 2 2 151 0 0 0
23 DISCIP COJS COJSJ COJSJ Jain Journals 1 1 56 0 0 0
24 DISCIP COJS COJSM COJSM Jain Manuscripts 1 1 95 0 0 0
25 DISCIP DANT   DANT Anthropology Collection 6 6 380 0 0 0
26 DISCIP DART   DART Art and Archaeology 33 33 481 0 0 0
27 DISCIP DART CLIP CLIP Illustrating Persia 12 12 26 0 0 0
28 DISCIP DART DACP DACP Chinese Propaganda Poster Art / 中国宣传画艺术 11 11 22 0 0 0
30 DISCIP DECO   DECO Economics, Finance & Management 2 4 18 0 0 0
32 DISCIP DHIS   DHIS History 6 8 760 0 0 0
33 DISCIP DLAW   DLAW Law 17 48 3888 0 0 0
34 DISCIP DLIN   DLIN Linguistics & Language Studies 33 50 4129 0 0 0
35 DISCIP DLIT   DLIT Literatures 37 59 3899 0 0 0
38 DISCIP DMUS   DMUS Music 32 35 426 0 0 0
39 DISCIP DPOL   DPOL Politics and Government 12 64 2558 1 1 60
40 DISCIP DREL   DREL Religions 251 500 21623 3 5 672
41 FORMATS     FORMATS Special Formats from SOAS Collections 147 348 6881 0 0 0
42 FORMATS ARTE   ARTE Artefacts from SOAS Collections 13 19 167 0 0 0
43 FORMATS ARTE DACR DACR Chinese Rubbings 2 2 27 0 0 0
44 FORMATS MAPS   MAPS Maps 15 15 301 0 0 0
45 FORMATS MAPS MAPSIRAN MAPSIRAN The Dr Cyrus Ala’i’s Map Collection of Persia 5 5 10 0 0 0
46 FORMATS NEWS   NEWS Newspapers 1 196 6249 0 0 0
51 FORMATS VIDEO   VIDEO Motion Picture Films 11 11 18 0 0 0
55 LANG ARABIC   ARABIC Arabic Language Collections at SOAS, University of London 125 203 11621 0 0 0
57 LANG BANTU   BANTU Bantu Collections 29 33 2212 0 0 0
58 LANG BATAK   BATAK Batak Manuscripts 1 1 2 0 0 0
59 LANG BURMESE   BURMESE Burmese Language Resources 7 11 3286 1 2 772
60 LANG CHINESE   CHINESE Chinese Language 10 10 1109 0 0 0
61 LANG DZONGKHA   DZONGKHA Dzongkha Language Resources 2 2 150 1 1 58
62 LANG HAUSA   HAUSA Hausa Language Resources 2 2 16 0 0 0
64 LANG HRANGKHOL   HRANGKHOL Hrangkhol (Hadem) Collection 1 1 32 0 0 0
68 LANG KHASI   KHASI Khasi Language Resources 1 1 32 0 0 0
69 LANG KURDISH   KURDISH Kurdish Language Resources 3 11 336 0 0 0
70 LANG MALAGASY   MALAGASY Malagasy Language 1 1 25 0 0 0
71 LANG MALAY   MALAY Malay Manuscripts 9 11 553 0 0 0
72 LANG MARU   MARU Maru Language Resources 1 1 68 0 0 0
79 LANG TIBETAN   TIBETAN Tibetan Language Resources 5 6 629 1 1 58
80 LANG URDU   URDU Urdu Language Collection 4 7 484 1 2 157
82 PLM     PLM Palm Leaf Manuscripts & Pothi Texts 2 2 151 0 0 0
83 RAWANG     RAWANG Rawang Collection 1 1 133 0 0 0
84 REGIONS     REGIONS Regions : Geographic Collections from SOAS 1018 1603 101051 12 19 7934
85 REGIONS RAFR   RAFR African Collections 280 379 16140 0 0 0
87 REGIONS RAFR R_BWA R_BWA Botswana Collection 2 2 710 0 0 0
92 REGIONS RAFR R_ETH R_ETH Ethiopia Collections 10 15 1376 0 0 0
94 REGIONS RAFR R_KEN R_KEN Kenya Collection 15 24 1037 0 0 0
97 REGIONS RAFR R_MDG R_MDG Madagascar Collection 8 28 2931 0 0 0
99 REGIONS RAFR R_MWI R_MWI Malawi Collection 3 3 346 0 0 0
100 REGIONS RAFR R_NER R_NER Niger Collection 76 82 1288 0 0 0
101 REGIONS RAFR R_NGA R_NGA Nigeria Collection 147 192 6415 0 0 0
102 REGIONS RAFR R_SDN R_SDN Sudan Collection 2 2 24 0 0 0
104 REGIONS RAFR R_SOM R_SOM Somalia Collection 1 5 92 0 0 0
107 REGIONS RAFR R_TCD R_TCD Chad Collection 17 28 212 0 0 0
108 REGIONS RAFR R_TZA R_TZA Tanzania Collection 8 13 1014 0 0 0
111 REGIONS RAFR R_ZMB R_ZMB Zambia Collection 2 2 219 0 0 0
113 REGIONS RAFR SKTO SKTO Sokoto Caliphate Collection 63 89 600 0 0 0
114 REGIONS RAMC   RAMC The Americas & the Caribbean 13 14 939 0 0 0
115 REGIONS RAMC DLOC DLOC Caribbean Collections at SOAS, University of London 2 3 493 0 0 0
118 REGIONS RAMC R_CAN R_CAN Canada Collection at SOAS, University of London 7 7 7 0 0 0
119 REGIONS RAMC R_CUB R_CUB Cuba Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 2 492 0 0 0
121 REGIONS RAMC R_USA R_USA United States of America Collection at SOAS, University of London 4 4 439 0 0 0
122 REGIONS RCAS   RCAS Central Asia 8 10 1793 0 0 0
123 REGIONS RCAS R_KAZ R_KAZ Kazahkstan Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 1 158 0 0 0
128 REGIONS REAS   REAS East Asia Collection 433 670 34304 5 11 6147
129 REGIONS REAS MANCHU MANCHU Manchu Collection 4 5 626 1 1 122
130 REGIONS REAS R_CHN R_CHN China Collection 271 298 19478 2 6 5855
131 REGIONS REAS R_HKG R_HKG Hong Kong Collection 7 12 3883 0 0 0
132 REGIONS REAS R_JPN R_JPN Japan Collection 129 158 2887 0 0 0
133 REGIONS REAS R_KOR R_KOR Korea Collection 4 7 128 0 0 0
135 REGIONS REAS R_MCX R_MCX Manchuria Collecton 33 38 7843 1 5 5733
138 REGIONS REAS R_TIB R_TIB Tibet Resources 12 15 1689 3 5 292
139 REGIONS REAS R_TWN R_TWN Taiwan (Republic of China) Collection 1 1 3 0 0 0
140 REGIONS REUR   REUR Europe 213 234 2214 0 0 0
141 REGIONS REUR R_ALB R_ALB Albania Collection 1 1 1 0 0 0
143 REGIONS REUR R_AUT R_AUT Austria Collection 2 2 2 0 0 0
153 REGIONS REUR R_GBR R_GBR United Kingdom Collection 9 10 191 0 0 0
154 REGIONS REUR R_GEO R_GEO Georgia Collection 1 1 51 0 0 0
159 REGIONS REUR R_ITA R_ITA Italy Collection 5 16 422 0 0 0
164 REGIONS REUR R_RUS R_RUS Russia Collection 96 96 255 0 0 0
167 REGIONS RME   RME Middle East 95 189 10110 0 0 0
168 REGIONS RME R_EGY R_EGY Egypt Collection at SOAS, Universty of London 2 2 228 0 0 0
169 REGIONS RME R_IRN R_IRN Iran Collection at SOAS, University of London 20 21 1078 0 0 0
170 REGIONS RME R_IRQ R_IRQ Iraq Collection at SOAS, University of London 3 10 406 0 0 0
171 REGIONS RME R_ISR R_ISR Israel Collection at SOAS, University of London 4 6 800 0 0 0
174 REGIONS RME R_LBN R_LBN Lebanon Collection at SOAS, University of London 2 11 1192 0 0 0
176 REGIONS RME R_PSE R_PSE Palestine Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 2 688 0 0 0
178 REGIONS RME R_SAU R_SAU Saudi Arabia Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 1 474 0 0 0
179 REGIONS RME R_SYR R_SYR Syria Collection at SOAS, University of London 3 12 1610 0 0 0
181 REGIONS RME R_TUR R_TUR Ottoman & Turkey Collection at SOAS, University of London 61 65 1057 0 0 0
183 REGIONS RPOA   RPOA Pacific Islands & Australasia 13 29 20821 1 1 169
194 REGIONS RPOA R_VUT R_VUT Vanuatu Collection at SOAS, University of London 3 4 6 0 0 0
195 REGIONS RSA   RSA South Asia 145 253 14362 4 4 676
196 REGIONS RSA BENGALI BENGALI Bengali Resources 1 2 153 0 0 0
197 REGIONS RSA BRAJ BRAJ From the Land of Braj 65 65 750 0 0 0
198 REGIONS RSA FGB FGB The F.G. Bailey Papers 7 7 229 0 0 0
199 REGIONS RSA R_AFG R_AFG Afghanistan Collection at SOAS, University of London 2 4 1086 0 0 0
207 REGIONS RSA SWAY SWAY After the Earth's Violent Sway 2 2 2 0 0 0
209 REGIONS RSEA   RSEA South East Asia 66 292 16572 5 6 1241
210 REGIONS RSEA R_BRN R_BRN Brunei Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 2 181 0 0 0
211 REGIONS RSEA R_IDN R_IDN Indonesia Collection at SOAS, University of London 5 19 288 0 0 0
214 REGIONS RSEA R_MMR R_MMR Burma/Myanmar Collection at SOAS, University of London 37 245 13573 2 3 832
215 REGIONS RSEA R_MYS R_MYS Malaysia Collection at SOAS, University of London 15 17 1128 1 1 18
217 REGIONS RSEA R_THA R_THA Thailand Collection as SOAS, University of London 1 1 222 1 1 222
219 REGIONS RSEA R_VNM R_VNM Vietnam Collection at SOAS, University of London 2 2 22 0 0 0
221 REGIONS RSEA SHAN SHAN Shan Manuscripts from SOAS Collections 3 3 68 0 0 0
232 TOTAL     ZZZ TOTAL 1067 1656 104189 14 22 8093