The Bamberg State Library’s Digital Collection

Today we are going to give a look at the Digital collection of Bamberg State Library. A fantastic collection of manuscripts, fully digitized, in high quality, and available for everyone to browse, explore, and study. Actually, we should be speaking of collections, plural, since two collections are present: The collection “Manuscripts of Henry II” is traced … Read more

Hochschul und Landesbibliothek Fulda

Today we will be looking at the digitized medieval manuscripts from the Hochschul- und Landesbibliothek Fulda (University and State Library of Fulda). You can access them here. A Little History of the Manuscripts in the Hochschul und Landesbibliothek Fulda Fulda was home to a Benedictine abbey founded in 744 by Saint Sturmi, a disciple of Saint Boniface. In the 8th … Read more

Herzog August Bibliothek Wolfenbüttel (HAB)

The Herzog August Bibliothek Wolfenbüttel (HAB) is a German library, located in the heart of the country, not too far from Hannover. Founded in 1572 it is now home to 900,000 books and 734 digitized manuscripts. There are 16 different collections to browse through, plus several manuscripts coming from other 10 institutions. Every collection has a … Read more

The Münchener Digitalisierungszentrum (MDZ)

While testing the Standard map yesterday evening, I randomly clicked one of the pins to check if everything was working as intended. I ended up on the Münchener Digitalisierungszentrum (MDZ) website and started giving a look around. As imaginable, after five minutes I was drooling for the quantity of amazing manuscripts that you can find on … Read more

Universitätsbibliothek Erlangen-Nürnberg

20 Beautiful Digitized Medieval Manuscripts from the Universitätsbibliothek Erlangen-Nürnberg We have received an email containing a link to 20 digitized medieval manuscripts from Universitätsbibliothek Erlangen-Nürnberg in Germany. We have added them to the DMMmaps (Only the Standard one, for now.) The link was sent us by Mrs Gisela Glaeser. The email contained a brief description of the … Read more

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