Alternate Page for Screenreader Users

Research Guides - Aruna Pulipaka Magier

South Asia Librarian

Profile Image
Dr. Aruna Pulipaka Magier
Contact Info:
Aruna Magier
Mezzanine M02
Bobst Library, NYU
70 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012

phone: 212-992-7548


South Asian Diaspora
by Aruna Pulipaka Magier - Last Updated Nov 3, 2014
Historical, literary and other interdisciplinary research resources on the worldwide migration of peoples from the countries of South Asia (Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka).
Tags: south asian diaspora
South Asian Studies
by Aruna Pulipaka Magier - Last Updated May 8, 2015
This South Asian Studies Research Guide is a library tool to assist scholars and students at NYU in finding useful resources (in print and online) on South Asia.
Tags: primary sources, south asia

About Aruna Magier

Aruna Magier is the South Asia Librarian at NYU’s Bobst Library. With a PhD in History from Osmania University (Hyderabad), a Masters in Library Science from Queens College, and Oral History training from Columbia University, she shapes interdisciplinary print and digital research collections and primary sources from and about South Asia and the region's global connections. She’s actively engaged with research on the South Asian diaspora, as well as South Asian food studies, gender studies, literature, anthropology, politics, film and media studies, history, economics, GIS and statistical data. She is a key resource person for South Asian Studies at New York University.

Dr. Magier has been building a useful South Asia library collection of print, electronic and multimedia resources to meet the growing multi-disciplinary needs of our students and faculty, providing individual research paper and term-paper consultations, conducting in-class bibliographic instruction sessions, and supporting the information needs of everyone associated with South Asia Studies at NYU. She is also the curator of NYU's South Asian documentary film collection.