Featured Resource Pages
The following pages are highlighted as useful resources for educators.
Use the filters below to search by century, era, geography, type of resource, and other topics of interest to students of the medieval past.
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Watch a pre-recorded lecture on ancient Buddhism based on the Gandhara scroll.
An essay on the conservation of the ancient Gandhara scroll from Afghanistan.
Find a catalogue of South Asian manuscripts in the Library of Congress. Some manuscripts date to the medieval era.
Digital Silk Road Project summarizes cultural heritage from the viewpoint of UNESCO world heritage, offering maps, texts, and other cultural heritage data.
Search through the Vatican's immense and growing digital collection of manuscripts and other materials that are of interest to scholars of medieval and late antique history and cultures.
Search and browse through a large number of digitized manuscripts from the collections of Cambridge University and its colleges.
Search and browse through many hundreds of digitized medieval manuscripts held in Switzerland's libraries and museums.
Search a database of manuscript descriptions for texts pertaining to early medieval monasticism, compiled by Albrecht Diem.
Find images and other resources at the University of Pennsylvania's Kislak Center.
Search for detailed information and high-quality digitized images of medieval manuscripts held in libraries around the world.
The State Hermitage Museum holds thousands of pieces of artwork and other materials from the fifth through the fifteenth centuries.
Find a wealth of materials for medievalists.
Explore exhibition gallery guides, videos, articles, and more.
Find images and information on a wide range of art and cultural resources from Google Arts and Culture.
Find a list of digital resources dedicated to all eras of the Middle Ages at the British Museum.
More than 30 leading STM publishers have committed to making all of their COVID-19 and coronavirus-related publications immediately accessible. Brill has opened up books and articles on topics such as public health, distance learning, crisis research. If any new related content is published with Brill, it will be added to this collection.
The content on this page will be freely accessible until April 30, 2021.
A chronological catalog of tools, research aids, courses, and primary source narratives. Many entries include direct links to the sources online. Edited by Nick Smith.
Short bibliographies compiled by participants of the De-centering the Global Middle Ages symposium. Contains links to research and teaching resources that are helpful for moving the focus of the Middle Ages off of Europe.
Library Guide for Byzantine Studies compiled by Dave Jenkins, the Classics and Byzantine Studies Librarian at Princeton University.
An annotated bibliography of printed and online primary sources for the Middle Ages (mostly translated).