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 1820 total items in SOAS, which make up 1182 different titles. In all, there are 121904 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 426 533 38231
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 252 324 10952
8 ASC ISLAMIC OKIM OKIM Old Kanembu Islamic Manuscripts 148 178 6129
9 ASC ISLAMIC SWAHILI SWAHILI Swahili Manuscripts Collections 35 50 2338
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 437 817 39785
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 7 9 773
33 DISCIP DLAW   DLAW Law 17 48 3888
34 DISCIP DLIN   DLIN Linguistics & Language Studies 34 51 4154
35 DISCIP DLIT   DLIT Literatures 41 63 3975
38 DISCIP DMUS   DMUS Music 32 35 426
39 DISCIP DPOL   DPOL Politics and Government 14 70 2698
40 DISCIP DREL   DREL Religions 257 516 23768
41 FORMATS     FORMATS Special Formats from SOAS Collections 167 370 7073
42 FORMATS ARTE   ARTE Artefacts from SOAS Collections 28 35 302
43 FORMATS ARTE D_JOSS D_JOSS Joss Money Exemplar Collection 10 10 34
44 FORMATS ARTE DACR DACR Chinese Rubbings 2 3 37
45 FORMATS MAPS   MAPS Maps 19 19 338
46 FORMATS MAPS MAPSIRAN MAPSIRAN The Dr Cyrus Ala’i’s Map Collection of Persia 5 5 10
47 FORMATS NEWS   NEWS Newspapers 2 198 6269
48 FORMATS NEWS N_INDIA N_INDIA India 1 2 20
53 FORMATS VIDEO   VIDEO Motion Picture Films 11 11 18
56 LANG AMHARIC   AMHARIC Amharic Language Resources 10 12 1001
57 LANG ANDAMANESE   ANDAMANESE Andamanese Language Resources 1 1 53
59 LANG ARABIC   ARABIC Arabic Language Collections at SOAS, University of London 128 206 12402
60 LANG AVESTAN   AVESTAN Avestan Language Resources 1 1 185
63 LANG BANTU   BANTU Bantu Collections 34 42 2362
64 LANG BATAK   BATAK Batak Manuscripts 1 1 2
65 LANG BURMESE   BURMESE Burmese Language Resources 7 11 3286
66 LANG CHINESE   CHINESE Chinese Language 20 21 1706
67 LANG DZONGKHA   DZONGKHA Dzongkha Language Resources 2 2 150
68 LANG GEEZ   GEEZ Ge'ez Language Resources 1 1 152
69 LANG HAUSA   HAUSA Hausa Language Resources 2 2 16
71 LANG HEBREW   HEBREW Hebrew Language Resources 2 2 401
73 LANG HRANGKHOL   HRANGKHOL Hrangkhol (Hadem) Collection 1 1 32
74 LANG JAVANESE   JAVANESE Javanese Manuscripts 1 2 5
77 LANG KHASI   KHASI Khasi Language Resources 1 1 32
78 LANG KHOWAR   KHOWAR Khowar Language Resources 1 2 202
79 LANG KURDISH   KURDISH Kurdish Language Resources 3 10 334
80 LANG L_SHN   L_SHN Shan Language Collection 3 3 68
81 LANG MALAGASY   MALAGASY Malagasy Language 1 1 25
82 LANG MALAY   MALAY Malay Manuscripts 9 11 553
83 LANG MARU   MARU Maru Language Resources 1 1 68
84 LANG MIAO   MIAO Miao : the Hmongic languages 4 8 1853
91 LANG TAMIL   TAMIL Tamil Language Resources 1 1 61
93 LANG TIBETAN   TIBETAN Tibetan Language Resources 6 8 731
95 LANG URDU   URDU Urdu Language Collection 7 12 700
97 PLM     PLM Palm Leaf Manuscripts & Pothi Texts 4 4 278
98 RAWANG     RAWANG Rawang Collection 1 1 133
99 REGIONS     REGIONS Regions : Geographic Collections from SOAS 1118 1744 118633
100 REGIONS RAFR   RAFR African Collections 290 393 16883
102 REGIONS RAFR R_BWA R_BWA Botswana Collection 2 2 710
107 REGIONS RAFR R_ETH R_ETH Ethiopia Collections 12 17 1634
109 REGIONS RAFR R_KEN R_KEN Kenya Collection 17 27 1134
112 REGIONS RAFR R_MDG R_MDG Madagascar Collection 9 29 2933
114 REGIONS RAFR R_MWI R_MWI Malawi Collection 3 3 346
115 REGIONS RAFR R_NER R_NER Niger Collection 76 82 1288
116 REGIONS RAFR R_NGA R_NGA Nigeria Collection 147 192 6415
117 REGIONS RAFR R_SDN R_SDN Sudan Collection 2 2 24
119 REGIONS RAFR R_SOM R_SOM Somalia Collection 1 5 92
122 REGIONS RAFR R_TCD R_TCD Chad Collection 17 28 212
123 REGIONS RAFR R_TZA R_TZA Tanzania Collection 8 13 1014
126 REGIONS RAFR R_ZMB R_ZMB Zambia Collection 2 2 219
128 REGIONS RAFR SKTO SKTO Sokoto Caliphate Collection 63 89 600
129 REGIONS RAMC   RAMC The Americas & the Caribbean 14 15 951
130 REGIONS RAMC DLOC DLOC Caribbean Collections at SOAS, University of London 2 3 493
133 REGIONS RAMC R_CAN R_CAN Canada Collection at SOAS, University of London 7 7 7
134 REGIONS RAMC R_CUB R_CUB Cuba Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 2 492
136 REGIONS RAMC R_USA R_USA United States of America Collection at SOAS, University of London 5 5 451
138 REGIONS RCAS   RCAS Central Asia 9 12 3095
139 REGIONS RCAS R_KAZ R_KAZ Kazahkstan Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 1 158
144 REGIONS REAS   REAS East Asia Collection 474 731 45238
145 REGIONS REAS MANCHU MANCHU Manchu Collection 4 5 626
146 REGIONS REAS R_CHN R_CHN China Collection 298 337 29746
147 REGIONS REAS R_HKG R_HKG Hong Kong Collection 7 12 3883
148 REGIONS REAS R_JPN R_JPN Japan Collection 141 180 9724
149 REGIONS REAS R_KOR R_KOR Korea Collection 4 7 128
151 REGIONS REAS R_MCX R_MCX Manchuria Collecton 38 46 9965
154 REGIONS REAS R_TIB R_TIB Tibet Resources 14 18 1853
155 REGIONS REAS R_TWN R_TWN Taiwan (Republic of China) Collection 2 2 4
156 REGIONS REUR   REUR Europe 222 246 2943
157 REGIONS REUR R_ALB R_ALB Albania Collection 1 1 1
158 REGIONS REUR R_ARM R_ARM Armenia Collection 1 1 562
159 REGIONS REUR R_AUT R_AUT Austria Collection 2 2 2
169 REGIONS REUR R_GBR R_GBR United Kingdom Collection 17 21 358
170 REGIONS REUR R_GEO R_GEO Georgia Collection 1 1 51
175 REGIONS REUR R_ITA R_ITA Italy Collection 5 16 422
180 REGIONS REUR R_RUS R_RUS Russia Collection 96 96 255
182 REGIONS REUR R_UKR R_UKR Ukraine Collection 1 1 562
183 REGIONS RME   RME Middle East 107 201 12446
184 REGIONS RME R_EGY R_EGY Egypt Collection at SOAS, Universty of London 4 4 567
185 REGIONS RME R_IRN R_IRN Iran Collection at SOAS, University of London 26 27 2254
186 REGIONS RME R_IRQ R_IRQ Iraq Collection at SOAS, University of London 3 10 406
187 REGIONS RME R_ISR R_ISR Israel Collection at SOAS, University of London 7 9 1332
191 REGIONS RME R_LBN R_LBN Lebanon Collection at SOAS, University of London 2 11 1192
193 REGIONS RME R_PSE R_PSE Palestine Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 2 688
195 REGIONS RME R_SAU R_SAU Saudi Arabia Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 1 474
196 REGIONS RME R_SYR R_SYR Syria Collection at SOAS, University of London 3 12 1610
198 REGIONS RME R_TUR R_TUR Ottoman & Turkey Collection at SOAS, University of London 62 66 1346
200 REGIONS RPOA   RPOA Pacific Islands & Australasia 18 34 21198
212 REGIONS RPOA R_VUT R_VUT Vanuatu Collection at SOAS, University of London 4 5 18
213 REGIONS RSA   RSA South Asia 167 289 17239
214 REGIONS RSA BENGALI BENGALI Bengali Resources 1 2 153
215 REGIONS RSA BRAJ BRAJ From the Land of Braj 77 81 781
216 REGIONS RSA FGB FGB The F.G. Bailey Papers 7 7 229
217 REGIONS RSA R_AFG R_AFG Afghanistan Collection at SOAS, University of London 2 4 1086
225 REGIONS RSA SWAY SWAY After the Earth's Violent Sway 2 2 2
227 REGIONS RSEA   RSEA South East Asia 74 307 18728
228 REGIONS RSEA R_BRN R_BRN Brunei Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 2 181
229 REGIONS RSEA R_IDN R_IDN Indonesia Collection at SOAS, University of London 6 21 293
231 REGIONS RSEA R_LAO R_LAO Laos Collection at SOAS, University of London 2 4 1524
232 REGIONS RSEA R_MMR R_MMR Burma/Myanmar Collection at SOAS, University of London 39 249 13928
233 REGIONS RSEA R_MYS R_MYS Malaysia Collection at SOAS, University of London 15 17 1128
235 REGIONS RSEA R_THA R_THA Thailand Collection as SOAS, University of London 1 1 222
237 REGIONS RSEA R_VNM R_VNM Vietnam Collection at SOAS, University of London 5 8 1679
239 REGIONS RSEA SHAN SHAN Shan Manuscripts from SOAS Collections 3 3 68
250 TOTAL     ZZZ TOTAL 1182 1820 121904