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Renaissance Cultural Crossroads - Links


Short Title Catalogues

        The English Short Title Catalogue

        Short Title Catalogue Netherlands

        Short Title Catalogus Vlaanderen


        Digitization projects - manuscripts 

        Clusius Correspondence Project: digitized collection of written to and by Carolus Clusius

        Digital Scriptorium: image database of medieval and renaissance manuscripts

        Digital Libraries of Western Manuscripts: links to various collections of digitized manuscripts

        E-Resources for Manuscript Studies 

        Early Manuscripts at Oxford University 

        Medieval Manuscripts in Dutch Collections 

        Perdita: Early Modern Women's Manuscript Catalogue

        The Schoyen Collection: 720 manuscripts spanning 5000 years

        The Waller Manuscript Collection: autographs from the Middle Ages through the 1950s


        Digitization projects - early printed books

        Les Bibliothèques Virtuelles Humanistes

        Camena: Latin texts of Early Modern Europe

        Early English Books Online

        Renaissance Festival Books Online

        The Renaissance in Print: sixteenth-century French books

        Renascence Editions: Online repository of works printed in English 1477-1799


        Digitization projects - miscellaneous

        Bibliography of Spanish-English Translations 1500-1640 

        British Printed Images to 1700

        EMEDD: Early Modern English Dictionaries Database

        Florio database: translations/adaptations of French books published on the British isles 1470-1640

        Gallica: Digitization of collections of the BnF

        Jesuitica: database of jesuitica collection at the Maurits Sabbe library and resource for study of the S.J.

        The Origins of Early Modern Literature: on-line catalogue of English literary works, 1519-1579

        The Philological Museum: An analytical bibliography of on-line Neo-Latin texts

        REED: Records of Early English Drama

        Renaissance Liturgical Imprints 

        Renaissance Women Online 

        SCETI: Schoenberg Centre for Electronic Text and Image

        Selected English Renaissance Religious Writing 

        Thesaurus Musicarum Latinarum: Latin music theory written during the Middle Ages and the Renaissance


        Library catalogues - general

        Harvard Theatrum Catalogorum: a scholarly resource for the Early Modernist community, collating library catalogs

        Karlsruher Virtueller Katalog: integrated catalogue of more than 60 libraries

        Libraries and bibliographies on the web


        Library catalogues - specific

        Bodleian/University of Oxford

        British Library

        Cambridge University Library

        University of Warwick



        Bibliographical Aid to the Study of Renaissance Latin Texts, by Marc Van der Poel

        Bibliopolis: History of the printed book in the Netherlands

        Biographisch-Bibliographisches Kirchenlexikon 

        British Book Trade Index: index of people working in the book trade in England and Wales up to 1851

        British History Online 

        The Catholic Encyclopedia 

        English Bible Translations 

        Luminarium: Anthology of English Literature 

        The Medieval and Early Modern Database

        Names of printing towns: English and Latin imprints

        Neulateinische Wortliste: Latin vocabulary 1300-1700

        ODLIS: Online Dictionary for Library and Information Science

        Orbis Latinus: Latin place names

        Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

        Traditio Classicorum 


        Collections of links

        The British Academy Portal 


        Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies

        Centre for the Study of the Renaissance

        Forum for Renaessancestudier

        Iter: Gateway to the Middle Ages and the Renaissance 

        Iter Community Commons. Iter Community facilitates and supports communication, collaboration, and digital project creation for research communities of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. It is a social knowledge creation environment, providing a space for users to connect with others in the field, to create and host a digital humanities project, to develop a research community, and to collaborate on intellectual endeavours.

        Internetography on Renaissance intellectual history

        Neo-Latin links at the Seminarium Philologiae Humanisticae

        Resources for Renaissance Literature 


        Sixteenth Century Renaissance English Literature

        Warburg Institute




         English Short Title Catalogue
        Early English Books Online


        Renaissance Translations


        Spanish-English translations 1500-1640
        French-English translations 1470-1640



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