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Explore our wide range of online collection, from research papers, articles, e-books, interviews, audio-visual documentation, documentaries, films and oral history to living libraries of various art and crafts and cultural traditions of India.

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Digital Archive

Enjoy our wide range of online collection, from folk arts and crafts documentation to academic journals, publications, papers and many more. 

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Open Study Resources

Empower yourself with the knowledge of traditional, folk and contemporary art and craft practices.

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Art Shots

A unique online video collection presented by folk and contemporary artists of India on their life, art journey and cultural practices.

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eBooks & Audiobooks

Access the best selection of eBooks and audiobooks, ranging from fiction to fine art and crafts culture. 

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Art Films

Access and enjoy folkartopedia collection of art films and video art performance by eminent artists, documentarians and writers. 

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eLearning Resources

Explore, upgrade and extend your creativity though art videos, Master’s classes and e-workshops.

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