Answered By: Darren Chase
Last Updated: Feb 13, 2017     Views: 131

For books on this topic, click on the CATALOG tab on the library homepage and start with a search like: writing and south asia.  You may have to look for books on the broader topic of language and South Asia.

These two have sections specifically on writing systems in that region:

Here's a list of books on Language in South Asia.

For articles, you should start with these databases:

In the databases, you can do a similar search - writing system and south asia.  You can be more specific, searching for the names of a writing system or language you're interested in.

If you need additional help, contact Cornelia Creel, the librarian for Linguistics: cornelia.creel@stonybrook.edu

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