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South Asian Studies: Dissertations and theses

A summary of Yale University Library's South Asia Collection, which includes material from and about Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, the Himalayan region, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.

Dissertations and theses online

Theses and dissertations are an often overlooked source of information for research.  However, they can invaluable, because they present original research with extensive bibliographies. Dissertations, unlike published books, also contain rich detail with regard to methodology, theory, and data collection. Recently completed theses can provide "sneak previews" of ideas and findings that have yet to reach the public via other publication formats.

Librarian for South Asian Studies