Project Status: Ongoing
Includes descriptions of a portion of the Bodleian’s medieval holdings, providing shelfmark, summary of contents, language, origin, date, material, decoration (if any), and an image (.gif) of the Summary Catalog entry for each manuscript. Also provides many digitized versions of previously unpublished collection catalogs.Many manuscript entries also include a bibliography of scholarly works referencing that manuscript, and some include images of a manuscript folium. They may be browsed by collection or searched with keywords.
Modern Language: English
Medieval content details:
Dates: 1 - 1600
Also includes modern collections.
Subject: Anglo-Saxons, Chivalry, Classics, Humanism, Clergy, Courtly Love, Crusades, Education, Universities, History, Law, Manuscript Studies, Medicine, Nobility, Gentry, Philosophy, Theology, Piety, Royalty, Monarchs, Scriptural Exegesis
Type/Genre of Medieval Primary Source Material: Advice, Instructional Texts, Biography, Memoirs, Chronicles, Annals, Commentary, Gloss, Exegesis, Hagiography, Letters, Petitions, Literature, Manuscripts, Medical Works, Religious Texts, Rules, Scripture, Sermons, Orations, Treatises