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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Browse a categorized list of resources on medieval topics, grouped by chronology, geography, topics, texts, and miscellaneous.
See a humorous "solution" to the famously cryptic Voynich manuscript.
In this video three historians of gender and sexuality examine the legal case of Rolandina Ronchaia, a transwoman in mid-fourteenth century Venice,
Access a wiki hosted by the American Historical Association, collecting resources for teaching online from all fields of history.
Access a syllabus/bibliography for teaching the coronavirus from the perspective of the humanities.
Access a crowd-sourced syllabus for teaching the coronavirus from a sociological perspective.
View a crowd-sourced syllabus for teaching (mostly modern) pandemics.
Browse historical documents organized by geography, time period, and theme.
Browse two additional lists of open-access resources geared towards researchers and educators.
Browse a list of open-access resources, compiled by librarians in the United Kingdom.
Access Penn's journal focused on manuscript studies in the digital age.
Explore links to expanded electronic-resources content temporarily available to Princeton University patrons.
Ian Mladjov’s Resources is an excellent resource of historical maps.
Access a collection of scanned maps for teaching the medieval period.
Search a database containing the names of soldiers serving the English crown between 1369 and 1453, most of whom were fighting the French in the second phase of the Hundred Years War.
Search a bibliography focused on codicology, mise-en-page, and scribal practices in western manuscripts.
Browse a list of resources for the study of texts and manuscripts.
Search and browse over 11,000 images of major Silk Road sites.
Access a wide selection of images and information about the Silk Road and its context from The International Dunhuang Project: The Silk Road Online.
Listen to 5-10 minutes podcast episodes on medieval legal concepts and terminologies on "Civil Law, Common Law, Customary Law."