Programs

Early Books at the Beinecke Library offers workshops, lectures, and seminar that are free of charge and except where noted, open to the public.  These programs largely deal with how to read and understand the book before the modern age.
 Roger Wieck Leads Calendar Workshop
Roger Wieck Leads Calendar Workshop

 Roger Wieck Leads Calendar Workshop
Roger Wieck Leads Calendar Workshop

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Workshops in the Archival Sciences


These full day workshops are designed to give graduate students and faculty training in specific methods for researching medieval texts.  Workshop enrollment is limited to 15 students per session.

Beinecke MS 440 (Latin Bible)
Beinecke MS 440 (Latin Bible)

Northern Italy, ca. 700. Large uncial script.

Beinecke MS 745 (Charter, 1442)
Beinecke MS 745 (Charter, 1442)

Appointment of five arbitrators by Petrus Tinctoris of Suenssheim to settle a dispute between Heinrich, Abbot of Amorbach and Heinrich Griessling

Beinecke MS 433, f. 75r (Vanderbilt
Beinecke MS 433, f. 75r (Vanderbilt

Vanderbilt Bible. Paris, ca. 1250.

Beinecke MS 440 (Latin Bible)
Beinecke MS 440 (Latin Bible)

Northern Italy, ca. 700. Large uncial script.

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Digital Scriptorium

 

The Beinecke Library is a member of the Digital Scriptorium, a website that seeks to gather many of the medieval manuscript holdings in the United States into a single searchable site.  The Digital Scriptorium was founded by and is directed by Consuelo Dutschke.