Digital manuscripts and museums

How to give students of literature and history virtual access to historical manuscripts and other objects that only a handful of scientists have physical access to?
  • digitize documents
  • provide viewing software
  • preserve copyright

Case: European Manuscript Server Initiative

  • Aims: to preserve mediaeval and early modern manuscripts and make them available to the public in the best way possible
  • One of the partners: Biblioteca Comunale Classense, Ravenna

  • From Julius Caesar: De Bello Gallico

    Case: Norwegian Silver Exhibit