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The South/Southeast Asia Library (SSEAL) is the reference center for South and Southeast Asian social sciences and humanities on the UC Berkeley campus. Materials housed in SSEAL are Library Use Only, they do not circulate. 

The SSEA Library includes an extensive reference collection of bibliographies, indexes, dictionaries, atlases, directories, statistical annuals, core works, and current high-use periodicals.

  • South Asian resources include materials from:
    • Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.
  • Southeast Asian resources include materials from:
    • Brunei, Cambodia, East Timor, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar/Burma, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.

Read about the history of Southeast Asia studies at UC Berkeley.

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