I was cleaning off my camera earlier this week and came across this picture of a beautiful illuminated manuscript. I don’t remember where I took it or what it is but it surely is beautiful. Do you recognize it?
Libraries, Manuscripts, Videos
Preserving the Vatican’s Historic Treasures
This is an interesting short video about the project to convert the Vatican Library’s manuscript collection to a digital format for preservation and increased access. It’s produced by their partner, EMC Corp. Beautiful images of Rome, Vatican City and the…
Books, Events, Libraries, Manuscripts
Royal Manuscripts: The Genius of Illumination
A heads up about an intriguing exhibition coming to the British Library (11 November 2011 – 13 March 2012.) Royal Manuscripts: The Genius of Illumination is the British Library’s first major exhibition to bring together the Library’s Royal collection, a…