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South Asian Studies: Books

This guide provides information on South Asian Studies resources available to UIUC students, staff and faculty.

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Tips & Tricks

Searching by Subject Heading

Browsing by subject heading is a quick, easy way to start research on a new topic. Use the Classic Catalog Quick Search and choose the "Subject Headings" option. Subject searches use Library of Congress subject headings and are thus always in English. For related subject terms, scroll through the list of results.

   Suggested Subject Headings:



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Tip-- to find subject headings, do a keyword search in the Catalog Quick Search using terms relating to your topic. Find a result that fits your research and the consult the consult the subject headings supplied in the catalog record.

General Catalogs

South Asia Specific Catalogs