It's editorial policy has evolved and today it is addressed to all those who wish to stay informed in all areas of research in ancient studies (literature, history, philology, archaeology, philosophy, religion, mythology, arts, and architecture) from its origins to late antiquity and the early middle ages. Bede’s World Museum With information on Bede and early medieval Northumbria, as well as details on visiting the museum.
Good links. Celtic Inscribed Stones Project CISP is undertaking a collaborative, interdisciplinary study of Medieval Celtic inscriptions.
These extensive connections were sustained by premodern transportation and communication technologies that relied on energy generated by human and animal bodies, winds, and currents.
Conventional maps that represent this world as it appears from space signally fail to capture the severe environmental constraints that governed the flows of people, goods and information.
The Cosmography's author methodically recorded the cities, quadrant by quadrant, from western Cornwall through Scotland.
Image and the Culture of Writing in the Ancient World This programme consists of databases on the following: Epigraphic Sources for Early Greek Writing; Greek Inscriptions in the Ashmolean Museum; Photographic Archive of Papyri in the Cairo Museum; Gazetteer of Papyri in British Collections; and Curse Tablets from the Uley Shrines. The Stanford Geospatial Network Model of the Roman World Spanning one-ninth of the earth's circumference across three continents, the Roman Empire ruled a quarter of humanity through complex networks of political power, military domination and economic exchange.
It has long been written entirely in Latin, and also includes articles on classical authors, original literary creations (such as poems and short stories), and reflections on the news.Stone inscriptions are mostly found at places associated with the Roman army, especially garrisons of forts and fortresses on Britain's northern frontier.Most wooden writing tablets too have been found during excavations of military sites, especially Vindolanda and Carlisle, as well as from London.The database also allows inscription (and more complex) searches. Thorough and useful site, easy to navigate but lacking information on the Eastern Mediterranean. Littera Carolina: The Network for the Study of Caroline Miniscule Scholars, especially students, have few resources or tools available to study Caroline miniscule beyond several seminal but increasingly out-of-date and out-of print works.In general this is a very useful site; users should note however, that the site does not seem to be regularly maintained. Corpus of Early Medieval Coin Finds A project to gather together into a single database all of the single finds of coins minted 410-1180 found in the British Isles. Database - The Early Anglo-Saxon Cemetery Mapping Project The Early Anglo-Saxon Mapping Project provides locations, summaries, and information about citation and collections for numerous cemeteries from the mid-fifth to early seventh centuries in England. Dialogue between the historians, art historians and linguists working with this script is impeded by distance and language barriers.