In 1975, Andhra Pradesh State Central Library, formerly the Asafiya Library, transferred its Arabic script manuscript collection to the newy-formed OMLRI, and in 1997 this was moved to a purpose-built building on the Osmania University Campus. The ex-Asafiya library contains 23,000 mss (Omar Khalidi).
All contact details and address, and copyright wording; photo of Library.
Not seen on visit in January 2012. Director has visited Cambridge (TIMA).
An important collection, ms. still to see.
Two sets of images acquired from HRG, in Cambridge October 2013.