Dorota Walkerâ€™s guide to India-related material in the British Library (non IOR) manuscript collections (as detailed in FIBIS Journal 27) is now available online as a searchable pdf.
The index, called â€˜A guide to materials relating to India at the British Library Western Manuscripts Collectionsâ€™ can be downloaded from the following link:
The pdf is listed on the right-hand column of the page, under the heading â€˜PDF Filesâ€™.
The main guide is in chronological order. Use the comprehensive indexes to locate material:
- Name index – begins on p723 of the document (also numbered Index page 1)
- Place index â€“ p846 (p124 of the index section)
- Subject index â€“ p893 (p171)
Users may find the search function useful (either the binoculars icon on the left hand side of the screen or ctrl+F).