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.
Click the numbered pages at the bottom of this page to browse all content.
View an engaging window into daily life in Cairo for wealthy and poor, including living conditions, work, religious piety, and ideas about violence in history.
View reliable resources about the Magna Carta, from the Magna Carta Trust site; created to commemorate the Magna Carta's 800th anniversary and the document's enduring legacy in European democracy.
View a video by Gina Brandolino comparing the medieval tale Beowulf with the movie Alien (and Aliens).
Find a host of curated links to medieval resources online. Also includes links to a number of late antiquity sources.
Follow links to syllabi on all eras of Jewish history.
See a portal for PEACE, the Portal for Epigraphy, Archaeology, Conservation and Education on Jewish Funerary Culture.
Discover online databases and studies on late antique and early-medieval inscriptions.
Browse a bibliographical database with thousands of entries on Syriac Christianity.
Search and browse a large collection of Latin texts with interactive lexical helps.
Search and browse all known Greek literary texts from antiquity to 1453 CE.
Virtually visit one of Northern Italy's great museums of ancient, medieval, and early modern history.
Search and browse Princeton's index of medieval art.
Search and browse articles on Iranian civilization across a broad temporal and geographical range.
These videos describe and demonstrate the use of digital resources that will aid researchers and teachers as they understand and describe geography and its social impacts in the middle ages. Many of the tools and concepts may be useful to scholars of late antiquity and global medievalism as well.
Closed captioning is provided.
Access resources and research about the significance of interactions between different parts of the globe in the medieval era.
Access a new translation of the Zhufan zhi (Gazetteer of Foreign Lands), produced by a medieval Chinese official.
View bibliographies, manuscript collections, and other resources pertaining to Byzantine and adjacent cultures and materials.
Access a resource page for Coptic manuscripts, texts, bibliographies, and much more.
View a digital game centered around imagery found in medieval illuminated manuscripts.
View scans of unusual or humorous illuminations, intended to create interest in medieval culture.