Library

 
 
The Center maintains a reference library and multimedia center and is open to all Monday to Friday.  The Center offers comfortable facilities and for students and the general public to use.  Our collection features over 8,000 selected volumes and multimedia items in several languages on major aspects of Indian civilization. The Center is also used for small meetings and seminars (up to twenty persons).
 
Please note that this is a reference library and materials cannot be checked out.
 
Press here to access the India Library catalog.
 
Special Collections
The Center is privileged to host two special collections of materials relating to South Asian Languages and Linguistics. These collections feature the personal research libraries of distinguished world authorities in this field, namely, Professor William Bright of University of California, Los Angales, and Professors Braj Kachru and Yamuna Kachru of the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.  These libraries together constitute one of the most extensive and selective holdings on South Asian Linguistics and  are an invaluable resource for research in this area. 
 
 
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SPOT LIGHT

Spring 2013
Lecture Series
Lecture by Dr. Aparna Pande
Explaining Pakistan’s Foreign Policy: Escaping India
Research Fellow, Hudson Institute
Charles B. Wang Center, Lecture Hall 1
Wednesday, March 27, 2013, 4 p.m.

Lecture is free and open to the public

 

 

Alumni Student News:
Congratulations!
Mohit Verma Wins Worldwide Investing Contest

 

 Learn Indian Languages in India:

AIIS Summer 2013 and Academic Year 2013-2014

 Language Programs

 

 Executive Committee Member,  Dr. Krishna R.S. Gujavarty, gifts $100,000 to establish the
“Dr. Gujavarty Family Seminar Fund in India Studies"

 

A Look Ahead - Spring 2013 Courses:
 
Krishna in Indian Art, Culture and Thought
 
South Asian Literature in English:
Literary Voices from India, Pakistan and Bangladesh
 
Fall 2012
 
Lecture Series
 
Lecture by Dr. Sukrita Paul Kumar
Delhi University
Conserving India’s Cultural Diversity:
Vibrant Tradition vs. Forces of Homogenization
Wednesday, October 10, 2012, 4 p.m.
1006 Humanities Building, Stony Brook University
The Lecture is free and open to the public.
 


 
Queens College, Year of India Event
Roundtable: Society and Politics
Wednesday,  October 3rd, 2012
12:15 pm to 1:30 pm, Campbell Dome, Queens College
For more information visit:
http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/GlobalEd/YearOfIndia/Pages/default.aspx
 


 
An Interactive Conversation on Kannada Culture
Don't miss this unique opportunity to meet with leading lights in Kannada literature, theatre, television, and the press.
Saturday, September 8th, 2012
3-6pm
Admission Free, Donations Requested

Lecture Hall 201, Charles B. Wang Center, Stony Brook University


 

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