The Library is reported to have seven manuscripts of the Shahnama, of which three are illustrated. These were briefly introduced by Prof. Syed Hasan Abbas at the conference on the Shahnama, held in Aligarh, 18-20 January 2014. Prof. Abbas kindly made his paper (currently unpublished) available for study. All the details provided here are taken from his report.
According to Abbas, there are also three copies of Tavakkol Beg's Tarikh-i Dilgusha-yi Shamshir Khani, of which at least one is illustrated.
Details of some mss kept in the Hindu University library were presented by Hasan Abbas at the conference on the Shahnama in Aligarh, India, 19 January 2014.