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 1456 total items in SOAS, which make up 967 different titles. In all, there are 79088 pages in SOAS.

During the current fiscal year (which starts on July 1st), 329 items in 208 titles have been added to SOAS. This has added 19219 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 394 489 34137 28 30 1694
5 ASC FURER   FURER Christoph von Fürer-Haimendorf Collection 10 10 35 5 5 30
6 ASC ISLAMIC   ISLAMIC Islamic Manuscripts Online 240 308 9300 9 11 580
7 ASC ISLAMIC OKIM OKIM Old Kanembu Islamic Manuscripts 148 178 6129 0 0 0
8 ASC ISLAMIC SWAHILI SWAHILI Swahili Manuscripts Collections 25 36 1326 8 10 362
9 ASC ISLAMIC YSIMG YSIMG Islamic Manuscripts Gallery 3 3 557 1 1 218
10 ASC JPMILLS   JPMILLS J.P. Mills Collection 3 3 136 0 0 0
15 ASC SSPA   SSPA SOAS Picture Archive 2 2 2 2 2 2
19 DISCIP     DISCIP Disciplines : Topical Collections from SOAS 376 680 32494 51 61 1926
20 DISCIP COJS   COJS Jaina Studies Digital Resources 2 2 151 2 2 151
21 DISCIP COJS COJSJ COJSJ Jain Journals 1 1 56 1 1 56
22 DISCIP COJS COJSM COJSM Jain Manuscripts 1 1 95 1 1 95
25 DISCIP DART CLIP CLIP Illustrating Persia : A Dr. Cyrus Ala'i Collection 3 3 8 3 3 8
26 DISCIP DART DACP DACP Chinese Propaganda Poster Art / 中国宣传画艺术 1 1 3 1 1 3
38 FORMATS     FORMATS Special Formats from SOAS Collections 144 343 6860 16 17 45
39 FORMATS ARTE   ARTE Artefacts from SOAS Collections 12 16 151 3 4 19
40 FORMATS ARTE DACR DACR Chinese Rubbings 2 2 27 1 1 6
41 FORMATS MAPS   MAPS Maps 14 14 297 9 9 16
42 FORMATS MAPS MAPSIRAN MAPSIRAN The Dr Cyrus Ala’i’s Map Collection of Persia 5 5 10 4 4 6
43 FORMATS NEWS   NEWS Newspapers 1 196 6249 0 0 0
48 FORMATS VIDEO   VIDEO Motion Picture Films 10 10 17 0 0 0
52 LANG ARABIC   ARABIC Arabic Language Collections at SOAS, University of London 124 202 11486 1 79 5517
54 LANG BANTU   BANTU Bantu Collections 23 27 1203 7 7 237
55 LANG BATAK   BATAK Batak Manuscripts 1 1 2 1 1 2
56 LANG BURMESE   BURMESE Burmese Language Resources 6 9 1998 6 9 1998
58 LANG DZONGKHA   DZONGKHA Dzongkha Language Resources 1 1 92 1 1 92
59 LANG HAUSA   HAUSA Hausa Language Resources 2 2 16 2 2 16
63 LANG KURDISH   KURDISH Kurdish Language Resources 2 9 236 2 9 236
64 LANG MALAY   MALAY Malay Manuscripts 6 6 224 1 1 46
65 LANG MARU   MARU Maru Language Resources 1 1 68 1 1 68
71 LANG TIBETAN   TIBETAN Tibetan Language Resources 2 3 506 2 3 506
72 LANG URDU   URDU Urdu Language Collection 2 2 223 2 2 223
74 PLM     PLM Palm Leaf Manuscripts & Pothi Texts 2 2 151 1 1 96
75 REGIONS     REGIONS Regions : Geographic Collections from SOAS 928 1415 76886 196 317 19056
76 REGIONS RAFR   RAFR African Collections 270 364 14475 21 24 1111
78 REGIONS RAFR R_BWA R_BWA Botswana Collection 2 2 710 0 0 0
82 REGIONS RAFR R_ETH R_ETH Ethiopia Collections 10 13 1334 1 1 49
84 REGIONS RAFR R_KEN R_KEN Kenya Collection 12 21 440 2 4 126
86 REGIONS RAFR R_MDG R_MDG Madagascar Collection 7 27 2905 5 5 31
88 REGIONS RAFR R_MWI R_MWI Malawi Collection 3 3 346 1 1 64
89 REGIONS RAFR R_NER R_NER Niger Collection 76 82 1288 0 0 0
90 REGIONS RAFR R_NGA R_NGA Nigeria Collection 147 192 6415 2 2 72
91 REGIONS RAFR R_SDN R_SDN Sudan Collection 2 2 24 0 0 0
93 REGIONS RAFR R_SOM R_SOM Somalia Collection 1 5 92 0 0 0
96 REGIONS RAFR R_TCD R_TCD Chad Collection 17 28 212 0 0 0
97 REGIONS RAFR R_TZA R_TZA Tanzania Collection 4 6 199 1 3 125
100 REGIONS RAFR R_ZMB R_ZMB Zambia Collection 1 1 115 0 0 0
102 REGIONS RAFR SKTO SKTO Sokoto Caliphate Collection 63 89 600 0 0 0
103 REGIONS RAMC   RAMC The Americas & the Caribbean 12 13 826 2 2 325
104 REGIONS RAMC DLOC DLOC Caribbean Collections at SOAS, University of London 2 3 493 0 0 0
105 REGIONS RAMC R_CAN R_CAN Canada Collection at SOAS, University of London 7 7 7 0 0 0
106 REGIONS RAMC R_CUB R_CUB Cuba Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 2 492 0 0 0
107 REGIONS RAMC R_USA R_USA United States of America Collection at SOAS, University of London 3 3 326 2 2 325
108 REGIONS RCAS   RCAS Central Asia 8 10 1791 5 7 1297
109 REGIONS RCAS R_KAZ R_KAZ Kazahkstan Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 1 156 0 0 0
114 REGIONS REAS   REAS East Asia Collection 392 601 18167 34 49 5206
115 REGIONS REAS MANCHU MANCHU Manchu Collection 3 4 504 0 0 0
116 REGIONS REAS R_CHN R_CHN China Collection 245 260 8496 23 24 3501
117 REGIONS REAS R_HKG R_HKG Hong Kong Collection at SOAS, University of London 5 5 384 4 4 112
118 REGIONS REAS R_JPN R_JPN Japan Collection 123 143 2283 6 18 719
119 REGIONS REAS R_KOR R_KOR Korea Collection 4 6 116 2 3 30
123 REGIONS REAS R_TWN R_TWN Taiwan (Republic of China) Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 1 3 0 0 0
124 REGIONS REUR   REUR Europe 217 237 2110 9 9 389
125 REGIONS REUR R_ALB R_ALB Albania Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 1 1 0 0 0
127 REGIONS REUR R_AUT R_AUT Austria Collection at SOAS, University of London 2 2 2 0 0 0
136 REGIONS REUR R_GBR R_GBR United Kingdom Collection at SOAS, University of London 6 6 126 6 6 126
137 REGIONS REUR R_GEO R_GEO Georgia Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 1 51 1 1 51
141 REGIONS REUR R_ITA R_ITA Italy Collection at SOAS, University of London 4 15 375 0 0 0
144 REGIONS REUR R_RUS R_RUS Russia Collection at SOAS, University of London 104 104 263 1 1 62
147 REGIONS RME   RME Middle East 82 173 9616 15 103 7739
148 REGIONS RME R_EGY R_EGY Egypt Collection at SOAS, Universty of London 2 2 228 0 0 0
149 REGIONS RME R_IRN R_IRN Iran Collection at SOAS, University of London 9 9 863 7 7 385
150 REGIONS RME R_IRQ R_IRQ Iraq Collection at SOAS, University of London 3 10 406 3 10 406
151 REGIONS RME R_ISR R_ISR Israel Collection at SOAS, University of London 2 2 521 0 0 0
154 REGIONS RME R_LBN R_LBN Lebanon Collection at SOAS, University of London 2 11 1192 2 11 1192
156 REGIONS RME R_PSE R_PSE Palestine Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 2 688 0 0 0
158 REGIONS RME R_SAU R_SAU Saudi Arabia Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 1 474 0 0 0
159 REGIONS RME R_SYR R_SYR Syria Collection at SOAS, University of London 3 12 1610 2 11 1136
161 REGIONS RME R_TUR R_TUR Ottoman & Turkey Collection at SOAS, University of London 61 65 1057 2 4 187
163 REGIONS RPOA   RPOA Pacific Islands & Australasia 11 26 20649 5 5 195
173 REGIONS RPOA R_VUT R_VUT Vanuatu Collection at SOAS, University of London 2 2 3 1 1 2
174 REGIONS RSA   RSA South Asia 129 177 9997 103 115 3945
175 REGIONS RSA BRAJ BRAJ From the Land of Braj 63 63 166 62 62 165
176 REGIONS RSA FGB FGB The F.G. Bailey Papers 7 7 229 7 7 229
177 REGIONS RSA R_AFG R_AFG Afghanistan Collection at SOAS, University of London 2 4 1086 2 4 1086
185 REGIONS RSA SWAY SWAY After the Earth's Violent Sway 2 2 2 0 0 0
187 REGIONS RSEA   RSEA South East Asia 51 273 13821 23 32 3690
189 REGIONS RSEA R_IDN R_IDN Indonesia Collection at SOAS, University of London 5 19 288 3 3 82
192 REGIONS RSEA R_MMR R_MMR Burma/Myanmar Collection at SOAS, University of London 31 238 11940 15 24 3380
193 REGIONS RSEA R_MYS R_MYS Malaysia Collection at SOAS, University of London 11 11 649 4 4 226
197 REGIONS RSEA R_VNM R_VNM Vietnam Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 1 2 1 1 2
209 TOTAL     ZZZ TOTAL 967 1456 79088 208 329 19219