Patrik Granholm

National Library of Sweden · PO Box 5039 · SE-102 41 Stockholm · Sweden ·

Curator of medieval and early modern manuscripts at the National Library of Sweden. Creator and developer of Manuscripta – A Digital Catalogue of Manuscripts in Sweden.


Participant in the project Text till tiden! Medeltida texter i kontext – då och nu

National Library of Sweden

Responsible for the cataloguing infrastructure and data conversion.

April 2016 - Present

Curator of Medieval and Early Modern Manuscripts

National Library of Sweden

Responsible for the medieval and early modern manuscripts, the reference library concerning manuscripts, and the development of the Manuscripta database.

June 2015 - Present

Project administrator in the project Greek Manuscripts in Sweden.

Uppsala University Library

Cataloguing of Greek manuscripts and development of encoding schema in TEI. Primarily working with development of the Manuscripta database for publication of TEI encoded manuscript descriptions.

January 2012 - March 2016

Research Assistant (part-time) in the CLED project 2005

Uppsala University

Encoding of Latin inscriptions in XML and development of publication platform.

2005 - 2006


Uppsala University

Doctor of Philosophy in Greek


Uppsala University

Licentiate of Philosophy in Greek


Uppsala University

Master of Arts


Kronoby Gymnasium

Matriculation Exam



Uppsala University

Master Programme in Library and Information Science.

August 2009 - June 2011

Uppsala University

Ph.D. Student at the Department of Classical Philology (part-time).

January 2003 - December 2012

Uppsala University

Studies in Greek, Latin and Philosophy.

August 1996 - December 2002

University of Helsinki

Studies in Physics, Mathematics, Philosophy, Latin and Greek

August 1994 - June 1996

Kronoby Gymnasium

Upper secondary school.

August 1990 - June 1993


Computing skills

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • XML
  • XSLT
  • XQuery
  • Linux

Language skills

  • Swedish (native)
  • English
  • Finnish
  • German
  • French
  • Ancient Greek
  • Latin
  • Italian
  • Dutch


Uppsala University

Greek Palaeography and Codicology

Assisting teacher in an international master's course.

July 2016

Uppsala University

The Attic Drama (Greek B-level)

15 lessons consisting of lectures and examinations on Sophocles' Oedipus Rex.

May 2006


IFLA RBSCS mid-term conference: Libraries in the Sky

National Library of Norway

Presentation of Manuscripta

12 April 2018


Göteborgs universitet

Presentation av Manuscripta (in Swedish)

16 May 2018


Stockholms universitet

Presentation av Manuscripta (in Swedish)

5 November 2018

Konferens och workshop om IIIF

Riksantikvarieämbetet, Stockholm

Presentation av Manuscripta och IIIF implementeringen (in Swedish)

11 mars 2019

Digitalt kulturarv – workshop om Samlingarna och forskningen

Tekniska museet, Stockholm

Presentation av TTT-projektet och Manuscripta (in Swedish)

17 maj 2019

Sällskap för östnordisk filologis fjärde internationella konferens

Universität zu Köln, Institut für Skandinavistik/Fennistik

Presentation av TTT-projektet och Manuscripta (in Swedish)

14 juni 2019

Digital Humanities Conference 2019

Utrecht University

Presentation of Manuscripta

10 July 2019



Alciphron, Letters of the Courtesans: Edited with Introduction, Translation and Commentary (Uppsala 2012). [AbstractPDF]


"Grekiska handskrifter i Sverige", Hellenika 143 (2013) 8–9. [co-authored with Eva Nyström]