current projects


LIBRARY of congress

In the summer of 2016, PMI co-founder, Roshan Institute for Persian Studies, signed an MOU with the Library of Congress to work together on a "knowledge-sourcing" initiative focused on their Persian manuscript and lithograph collections (which they have begun digitizing).

The Raja of Mahmudabad Palace

Perisan Manuscript Initiative co-PI Matthew Thomas Miller traveled to India in January of 2017 to do a preliminary assessment of the Raja of Mahmudabad Palace Library manuscript collection. 


national archive oF afghanistan

In collaboration with the Hill Museum and Manuscript Library, we are working with the National Archive of Afghanistan (Kabul) on a comprehensive manuscript preservation and digitization project.