Here is a
selection of Web resources often used by Penn medievalists in
their research and teaching.
Academy of America
for Medieval Studies, Leeds
Subject Area Associations:
Center of Medieval Art
A portal to the world of Chaucer and non-Chaucer
related Middle English studies, including links to the Lollard Society,
Langland Society, and more.
for the History of Rhetoric
of Islamic Art
Includes also the H-Net list for the history of
Islamic art and architecture.
Labyrinth: Resources for Medieval Studies
Links to the Vulgate, patristic texts; selected
electronic texts of French, German, English, Italian, and Spanish
source texts; maps; image databases; and links to international
organizations dealing with codicology, music, archaeology, etc.
Medieval Women and Gender Index
A searchable bibliography
database; on-line texts of
Regesta Imperii from Charlemagne to Maximilian I (751-1519); Königs-
and Kaiserurkunden, etc.
Manuscript studies – paleography, texts,
Over 70,000 abbreviation
An Online Course in Paleography
et d'Histoire des Textes
Searchable databases for
texts (Latin, Greek, Arabic,
Persian, and other languages) with respect to authors, works and
regarding aspects of
paleography, codicology, and illuminations.
Manuscript Library at Saint John's University
Ambrosiana Archive at the University of Notre Dame
of Columbus Vatican Film Library at St. Louis University
University of Toronto Microform Collections
Halsall's Byzantine Manuscripts Indices Bibliography
English Books Online (EEBO)
Digitalized images of all
books printed in England, Scotland, and Ireland (as well as English
books printed aborad) from 1475-1640. Off-campus access will require a
Penn Library Databases:
Gateway to the Middle Ages and Renaissance
Pelt Library Medieval Manuscript Catalogs - Research Guide
Medieval Manuscript Microfilm Collection
in Rome Summer Programs
Julian of Norwich Website