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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Digital Silk Road Project summarizes cultural heritage from the viewpoint of UNESCO world heritage, offering maps, texts, and other cultural heritage data.
A series of morning reflections on medieval handwriting by Lisa Fagin Davis.
Find learning resources for scholars and students of history at Ad fontes.
Find information about medical manuscripts, women, and literature in the medieval world.
Access digitized manuscripts, icons, coins, and other objects from Mt. Athos's collections.
Find research on Peter Kidd's blog regarding the history, contents, and other backgrounds of manuscripts.
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 through the medieval manuscript holdings of hundreds of global libraries, with information on library copyright statements, notes about repositories, and much more.
Find images and other resources at the University of Pennsylvania's Kislak Center.
Find digitized manuscripts, maps, books, ephemera and other holdings from Oxford's Bodleian Library.
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.
Listen to a podcast, in Spanish, about the Black Death.
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 Bibliography on Disease Transmission, Epidemics and Plague in Pre-Modern Islam, compiled by Elaine van Dalen.