Scribes, Scholars, and Scripts: Reviewing Data from Scribes of the Cairo Geniza
jewish manuscript studies
Near Eastern Languages and Societies
In spring 2019, the University of Pennsylvania Libraries launched the transcription phase of “Scribes of the Cairo Geniza,” a crowdsourcing project to sort and transcribe Cairo Geniza fragments. This article describes the results of the sorting phase of the project, and initial progress results for the transcription phase of the project.