Digital Manuscripts

Here’s to the plethora of digital Medieval manuscripts now found online!  If you are looking for images to inspire your artistic side, don’t hesitate to look on  You may want to find and identify where these images are coming from, and if the person who has shared the images actually had permission to share them.  You can verify that information by going to User’s rights page on the website of the institution that houses that item.  They will usually share which type of license they are using to share or not share images.

One great location to find fully shared and beautifully digitized Medieval manuscripts is the British Library’s Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts:


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