SAMP Meeting

Event Logistics

Friday, March 17, 2017
7:30 - 9:30 p.m. Eastern Time
Toronto, Canada
Judy Alspach -

The South Asia Materials Project (SAMP) will hold its annual business meeting in Toronto on Friday, March 17, in conjunction with the Association for Asian Studies Conference. The meeting will take place in the Kensington Room of the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel 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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