100 newly digitized manuscripts online

Add MS 11850 f. 10r - St. Peter

There is no way we could have come up with a better title. The British Library and the Bibliothèque nationale de France have just digitized 100 manuscripts, all dated between 700CE and 1200CE, and made them available online! The news is so awesome that as soon as we saw it on Twitter we decided we would write this post. … Continue reading!

The digitized manuscripts of the Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana

Laurentian Library, Maiestas Domini (Christ in Majesty) with the Four Evangelists and their symbols, at the start of the New Testament; page from Codex Amiatinus (fol. 796v), Firenze, Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana.

The Laurentian Library, in context

Florence is a beautiful city. The kind of city many people from Rome like myself would like to move to; so similar is it to the Capital: full of art, culture, history… but without the broken roads, the traffic, and a bit more calm. … Continue reading!

DMMapp 3.0!

We have been working hard, and we are super-proud to announce that the DMMapp 3.0 is out there and available for everyone to explore and enjoy!

Critics say:

“It’s the best DMMapp yet!”
“It just works!”
“10/10 would DMMapp again”

No they don’t, but we like to imagine they do! … Continue reading!

The DMMapp 2.0!

dmmapp 2.0

An improved DMMapp is on the way!

“We are dedicated to making digitized collections as easy to access as possible.” That’s the objective of the DMMapp Beta. Since its release, the DMMapp has been linking digital repositories to it users; but we believe it can always be better. … Continue reading!