South Asia Open Archives (SAOA)
11 Sep 2017
SAMP Open Archives Initiative Founded
29 Feb 2016
CRL Supports AMPs’ Digital Turn
22 Sep 2014
CRL’s six Area Materials Projects increasingly embrace digitization as a mechanism for preservation and access.
SAMP Preserves D’avat
29 Feb 2012
The South Asia Microform Project (SAMP) has microfilmed six years of the newspaper D’avat, which was published in New Delhi, India.
CRL has completed cataloging of more than 30,000 titles from South and Southeast Asia.
Dastan-i Amir Hamzah Available from SAMP
1 Dec 2010
The South Asia Microform Project (SAMP) has made available on microfilm and in electronic format a nearly comprehensive set of the Dastan-i Amir Hamzah, published by Newal Kishore Press.
Upcoming SAMP Meeting March 26, 2010
1 Sep 2009
The next meeting of the South Asia Microform Project (SAMP) will be held Friday, March 26, 2010 at 7-9 pm in Room 502 of the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown during the Association for Asian Studies annual meeting. For more information, please visit SAMP's Web page.
SAMP acquires Ceylon Times, 1863–1907
1 Oct 2008
The South Asia Microform Project (SAMP) has acquired microfilm of the Ceylon Times for the period 1863–1907. The Ceylon Times was founded in 1846, becoming Times of Ceylon in 1883 as an evening daily. It was widely read by British officials and merchants as well as Ceylon’s elite.For more details, see the CRL catalog record for this title.
SAMP acquires Rahbar-i Dakan
14 May 2008
The South Asia Microform Project (SAMP) announces the availability of Rahbar-i Dakan, one of the most influential Urdu papers published in India, for the period 1925–46. SAMP preserved the rare and fragile paper from the collection of the Urdu Documentation Centre in Hyderabad. For more details, see the CRL catalog record for this title.