DigiPal is a new resource for the study of medieval handwriting, particularly that produced in England during the years 1000–1100, the time of Æthelred, Cnut and William the Conqueror. It is designed to allow you to see samples of handwriting from the period and to compare them with each other quickly and easily.
It currently contains:
- 1675 records of manuscripts and charters
- 955 manuscript images
- 62710 images of letters (graphs)
- 1474 records of scribal hands.
Funded by the European Union Seventh Framework Programme (FP7), it is based at the Department of Digital Humanities at King's College London.
Using DigiPal: A Quick Introduction to the Framework
1 week ago, by Peter A. Stokes
Modelling Codicology I: Sequence in Gatherings, Folios and Pages
5 months, 2 weeks ago, by Peter A. Stokes
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The Problem of Digital Dating: Online Survey
7 months, 1 week ago, by Peter A. Stokes
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'Digital Palaeography' workshop in Mexico City
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Call for Papers: International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, 12-15 May 2016
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