This online project was developed with the support of the Digital Museums investment program. Digital Museums Canada is managed by the Canadian Museum of History, with the financial support of the Government of Canada.

Project Partners

Rare Books and Special Collections, McGill Library, Montreal, Canada
Digital Initiatives, McGill Library, Montreal, Canada
South Asia Collection Museum, Norwich, UK
DakshinaChitra Museum, Chennai, India
Aga Khan Museum, Toronto, Canada

Project team

McGill Library

Research Lead/Writer 
Victoria Dickenson
Project Coordinator for McGill Library
Lauren Williams
Technical Project Coordinators
Alexandra Kohn
Ana Rogers-Butterworth
Technical Strategy and Oversight
Jenn Riley
Design and Accessibility Specialist
Vincent Charlebois
Digital Content Specialist
Greg Houston
Team Lead, Application Development
Gagandeep Dhillon
Mutugi Gathuri
Mehmood Khalid
Elizabeth Thomson
Metadata Entry and French editor
Emilienne Greenfield

Independant Contractors

Project Management 
Richard Laurin
Graphic Design 
Chris Wiggs

Podcast Contributors

Podcast Host and Writer
Alisha Sawhney
Production, Recording and Script Support


Translation Services

French Translation
Traductions InteRmed Inc.
Tamil Translation 
Rossion Inc.