SAMP Meeting

Event Logistics

Date: 
Friday, March 27, 2015
Time: 
7:30–9:30 p.m. Central Time
Location: 
Chicago, IL
Contact: 
Judy Alspach - jalspach@crl.edu
Program: 

The South Asia Materials Project (SAMP) will hold its annual business meeting on Friday, March 27, in Chicago in conjunction with the Association for Asian Studies Conference. The meeting will take place in the Missouri Room of the Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. All are welcome at this open meeting.

SAMP member libraries fund projects and the acquisition of rare research materials for the study of South Asia through an annual membership fee. Representatives of member institutions meet annually to discuss current and future projects and set priorities for additional acquisitions.

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South Asia Specialist’s Research Enriched by CRL Collections

Wendy Singer, Kenyon College professor, explains how CRL collections supported her original research on South Asian women.

Afghan Documentation Spans Tumultuous Century

Daily newspapers and cultural journals collected by LC's Field Office in Islamabad have been preserved through the efforts of MEMP and SAMP.