Digital toolbox changelog

The latest additions to the Digital toolbox for Iranian Studies

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7 October 2021
27 September 2021
26 September 2021
6 August 2021
  • New main section added: Language skills
  • New sub section added: Typing skills
  • 10fastfingers (Practice and measure your typing speed, the language of the texts can be changed to Persian)
  • Typeo (A digital Persian touch typing course)
  • Hamtype (Another digital Persian touch typing course)
  • uType (Another digital Persian touch typing course)
  • TypeKadeh (Various typing courses and exercises, account registration required)
2 August 2021
  • Anthropology and Culture (extensive Iranian science blog that offers articles by many different authors from various fields from the Humanities. It was launched by eminent Iranian anthropologist Nasser Fakuhi and among others also has anthropologist Jabbar Rahmani on its editorial board)
29 July 2021
28 July 2021
  • Nomads‘ Manuscript Landscape (a project at the Institute of Iranian Studies at the University of Vienna, which investigates literary evidence for transculturation in medieval Iran and Central Asia in the 13th-15th centuries)
22 June 2021
14 June 2021
31 May 2021
10 May 2021
9 May 2021
6 May 2021
  • New section added: Linguistic data and corpora
  • PLDB – Persian Linguistic Database (the PLDB, which aims at providing examples for all types of spoken and written Persian for all periods of its development across many text genres, offers a vast collection of searchable Persian corpora with until now more than 350 million words)
  • Peykaregān (collection of 85 Persian linguistic databases)
5 May 2021
3 May 2021