Welcome to "A Study of the Manuscripts of the Woolner Collection, Lahore" (SMWC), FWF Project P20268.

This project, which is part of the International Cooperative Project for the Digitization and Cataloguing of the Woolner Collection, Lahore, is a cooperation between the following three institutions:

  • Punjab University Library, Lahore, Pakistan.
  • Geumgang University, Nonsan, Korea.
  • Department of South Asian Studies, University of Vienna, Austria.
You can find further information on the project and its participants by clicking the items "Project Description" and "Participants" in the left menu bar of this page.

You can search manuscript descriptions by clicking the items "Browse Database" etc., in the top menu bar on this page.

Sample images of the manuscripts described are only accessible to registered users.

You can return to this page at any time by clicking "About SMWC" in the top menu bar.

This database is still under active development. Navigation items that are still being developed are greyed out, like this: still under development.

The project website can be consulted at http://woolnerproject.org