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 1883 total items in SOAS, which make up 1220 different titles. In all, there are 135981 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 432 551 46404
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 256 328 12373
8 ASC ISLAMIC OKIM OKIM Old Kanembu Islamic Manuscripts 148 178 6129
9 ASC ISLAMIC SWAHILI SWAHILI Swahili Manuscripts Collections 36 51 2351
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 449 832 42269
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 8 8 807
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 3 5 146
31 DISCIP DGEN   DGEN Gender Studies 1 1 167
32 DISCIP DHIS   DHIS History 7 9 773
33 DISCIP DLAW   DLAW Law 18 49 4220
34 DISCIP DLIN   DLIN Linguistics & Language Studies 35 53 4380
35 DISCIP DLIT   DLIT Literatures 43 65 5103
37 DISCIP DMIG   DMIG Migration & Diaspora Studies 1 1 123
38 DISCIP DMUS   DMUS Music 32 35 426
39 DISCIP DPOL   DPOL Politics and Government 16 72 3020
40 DISCIP DREL   DREL Religions 259 520 23778
41 FORMATS     FORMATS Special Formats from SOAS Collections 176 394 8021
42 FORMATS ARTE   ARTE Artefacts from SOAS Collections 32 43 404
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 7 214 7115
48 FORMATS NEWS N_BURMANEWS N_BURMANEWS Burma News 1 196 6249
50 FORMATS NEWS N_GLEANINGS N_GLEANINGS International Gleanings from Japan 2 4 52
51 FORMATS NEWS N_GLEANINGS_SUP N_GLEANINGS_SUP Supplement to the International Gleanings from Japan 1 1 36
52 FORMATS NEWS N_INDIA N_INDIA India 1 2 20
54 FORMATS NEWS N_KOWAR N_KOWAR Kowar i Hataw 2 8 212
58 FORMATS NEWS PEKINGT PEKINGT Translations from the Peking Gazette 1 3 546
63 FORMATS VIDEO   VIDEO Motion Picture Films 11 11 18
67 LANG AMHARIC   AMHARIC Amharic Language Resources 10 12 1001
68 LANG ANDAMANESE   ANDAMANESE Andamanese Language Resources 1 1 53
70 LANG ARABIC   ARABIC Arabic Language Collections at SOAS, University of London 128 206 12402
72 LANG AVESTAN   AVESTAN Avestan Language Resources 2 2 374
75 LANG BANTU   BANTU Bantu Collections 34 42 2362
76 LANG BATAK   BATAK Batak Manuscripts 1 1 2
78 LANG BURMESE   BURMESE Burmese Language Resources 7 11 3286
79 LANG CHINESE   CHINESE Chinese Language 23 24 2241
80 LANG DANJONGKA   DANJONGKA Danjong-ka Language Resources 1 1 144
81 LANG DZONGKHA   DZONGKHA Dzongkha Language Resources 2 2 150
83 LANG GEEZ   GEEZ Ge'ez Language Resources 1 1 152
84 LANG HAUSA   HAUSA Hausa Language Resources 2 2 16
86 LANG HEBREW   HEBREW Hebrew Language Resources 2 2 401
87 LANG HINDI   HINDI Hindi Language Resources 1 1 400
88 LANG HRANGKHOL   HRANGKHOL Hrangkhol (Hadem) Collection 1 1 32
89 LANG JAVANESE   JAVANESE Javanese Manuscripts 1 2 5
92 LANG KHASI   KHASI Khasi Language Resources 1 1 32
93 LANG KHOWAR   KHOWAR Khowar Language Resources 1 2 202
94 LANG KIRIBATI   KIRIBATI Kiribati / Gilbertese Language Resources 1 1 12
95 LANG KURDISH   KURDISH Kurdish Language Resources 3 9 306
96 LANG L_SHN   L_SHN Shan Language Collection 3 5 86
97 LANG LINGALA   LINGALA Lingala Language Resources 4 4 558
98 LANG MALAGASY   MALAGASY Malagasy Language 1 1 25
99 LANG MALAY   MALAY Malay Manuscripts 10 12 555
100 LANG MARU   MARU Maru Language Resources 1 1 68
101 LANG MIAO   MIAO Miao : the Hmongic languages 4 8 1853
105 LANG SANSKRIT   SANSKRIT Sanskrit Language Resources 16 52 6736
110 LANG TAMIL   TAMIL Tamil Language Resources 1 1 61
112 LANG TIBETAN   TIBETAN Tibetan Language Resources 8 10 916
114 LANG URDU   URDU Urdu Language Collection 7 12 700
116 PLM     PLM Palm Leaf Manuscripts & Pothi Texts 4 4 278
117 RAWANG     RAWANG Rawang Collection 1 1 133
118 REGIONS     REGIONS Regions : Geographic Collections from SOAS 1155 1803 132476
119 REGIONS RAFR   RAFR African Collections 296 399 17564
121 REGIONS RAFR R_BWA R_BWA Botswana Collection 2 2 710
123 REGIONS RAFR R_COD R_COD D.R. Congo 4 4 558
124 REGIONS RAFR R_COG R_COG Congo (Brazzaville) 4 4 558
127 REGIONS RAFR R_ETH R_ETH Ethiopia Collections 12 17 1634
129 REGIONS RAFR R_KEN R_KEN Kenya Collection 18 28 1147
132 REGIONS RAFR R_MDG R_MDG Madagascar Collection 9 29 2933
134 REGIONS RAFR R_MWI R_MWI Malawi Collection 3 3 346
135 REGIONS RAFR R_NER R_NER Niger Collection 76 82 1288
136 REGIONS RAFR R_NGA R_NGA Nigeria Collection 147 192 6415
137 REGIONS RAFR R_SDN R_SDN Sudan Collection 2 2 24
139 REGIONS RAFR R_SOM R_SOM Somalia Collection 1 5 92
142 REGIONS RAFR R_TCD R_TCD Chad Collection 17 28 212
143 REGIONS RAFR R_TZA R_TZA Tanzania Collection 9 14 1124
146 REGIONS RAFR R_ZMB R_ZMB Zambia Collection 2 2 219
148 REGIONS RAFR SKTO SKTO Sokoto Caliphate Collection 63 89 600
149 REGIONS RAMC   RAMC The Americas & the Caribbean 14 15 951
150 REGIONS RAMC DLOC DLOC Caribbean Collections at SOAS, University of London 2 3 493
153 REGIONS RAMC R_CAN R_CAN Canada Collection at SOAS, University of London 7 7 7
154 REGIONS RAMC R_CUB R_CUB Cuba Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 2 492
156 REGIONS RAMC R_USA R_USA United States of America Collection at SOAS, University of London 5 5 451
158 REGIONS RCAS   RCAS Central Asia 10 13 3807
159 REGIONS RCAS R_KAZ R_KAZ Kazahkstan Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 1 158
164 REGIONS REAS   REAS East Asia Collection 489 765 53797
165 REGIONS REAS MANCHU MANCHU Manchu Collection 4 5 626
166 REGIONS REAS R_CHN R_CHN China Collection 312 370 38187
167 REGIONS REAS R_HKG R_HKG Hong Kong Collection 7 12 3883
168 REGIONS REAS R_JPN R_JPN Japan Collection 141 180 9724
169 REGIONS REAS R_KOR R_KOR Korea Collection 5 8 246
171 REGIONS REAS R_MCX R_MCX Manchuria Collecton 38 46 9965
174 REGIONS REAS R_TIB R_TIB Tibet Resources 14 18 1853
175 REGIONS REAS R_TWN R_TWN Taiwan (Republic of China) Collection 2 2 4
176 REGIONS REUR   REUR Europe 224 248 3265
177 REGIONS REUR R_ALB R_ALB Albania Collection 1 1 1
178 REGIONS REUR R_ARM R_ARM Armenia Collection 1 1 562
179 REGIONS REUR R_AUT R_AUT Austria Collection 2 2 2
189 REGIONS REUR R_GBR R_GBR United Kingdom Collection 19 23 680
190 REGIONS REUR R_GEO R_GEO Georgia Collection 1 1 51
195 REGIONS REUR R_ITA R_ITA Italy Collection 5 16 422
200 REGIONS REUR R_RUS R_RUS Russia Collection 96 96 255
202 REGIONS REUR R_UKR R_UKR Ukraine Collection 1 1 562
203 REGIONS RME   RME Middle East 111 205 13776
204 REGIONS RME R_EGY R_EGY Egypt Collection at SOAS, Universty of London 4 4 567
205 REGIONS RME R_IRN R_IRN Iran Collection at SOAS, University of London 29 30 3571
206 REGIONS RME R_IRQ R_IRQ Iraq Collection at SOAS, University of London 3 10 406
207 REGIONS RME R_ISR R_ISR Israel Collection at SOAS, University of London 7 9 1332
211 REGIONS RME R_LBN R_LBN Lebanon Collection at SOAS, University of London 2 11 1192
213 REGIONS RME R_PSE R_PSE Palestine Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 2 688
215 REGIONS RME R_SAU R_SAU Saudi Arabia Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 1 474
216 REGIONS RME R_SYR R_SYR Syria Collection at SOAS, University of London 3 12 1610
218 REGIONS RME R_TUR R_TUR Ottoman & Turkey Collection at SOAS, University of London 62 66 1346
220 REGIONS RPOA   RPOA Pacific Islands & Australasia 18 34 21198
232 REGIONS RPOA R_VUT R_VUT Vanuatu Collection at SOAS, University of London 4 5 18
233 REGIONS RSA   RSA South Asia 175 297 19603
234 REGIONS RSA BENGALI BENGALI Bengali Resources 1 2 153
235 REGIONS RSA BRAJ BRAJ From the Land of Braj 77 81 781
236 REGIONS RSA FGB FGB The F.G. Bailey Papers 7 7 229
237 REGIONS RSA R_AFG R_AFG Afghanistan Collection at SOAS, University of London 2 4 1086
245 REGIONS RSA SWAY SWAY After the Earth's Violent Sway 2 2 2
247 REGIONS RSEA   RSEA South East Asia 81 317 20143
248 REGIONS RSEA R_BRN R_BRN Brunei Collection at SOAS, University of London 1 2 181
249 REGIONS RSEA R_IDN R_IDN Indonesia Collection at SOAS, University of London 6 21 293
251 REGIONS RSEA R_LAO R_LAO Laos Collection at SOAS, University of London 2 4 1524
252 REGIONS RSEA R_MMR R_MMR Burma/Myanmar Collection at SOAS, University of London 39 250 13910
253 REGIONS RSEA R_MYS R_MYS Malaysia Collection at SOAS, University of London 16 18 1130
255 REGIONS RSEA R_THA R_THA Thailand Collection as SOAS, University of London 1 1 222
257 REGIONS RSEA R_VNM R_VNM Vietnam Collection at SOAS, University of London 6 9 1756
259 REGIONS RSEA SHAN SHAN Shan Manuscripts from SOAS Collections 3 5 86
270 TOTAL     ZZZ TOTAL 1220 1883 135981