NAI has taken the task of evolving
an Electronic Register of Jain Manuscripts which integrates
information pertaining to different aspects of manuscriptology such as
title,othertitle, author, custodial insittution, material, script, language,
subjects, number of pages, folios, beginning line, ending line,
illustrations, catalogue detail etc.
National Informatics Center
(NIC) has been entrusted the task of developing of the software for
storing the catalogue in machine readable forms. The software has been
developed using MS Access as the data base, VB-6.0 as the front end
tool with GIST Controls on the Windows platform. The software so
developed facilitates storing information in different Indian scripts /
languages vis-s-vis providing retrieval mechanism of catalogue information in
Indian languages. It facilitates web based access of catalogue.