Record Number : 92072 of 13452

Title : Abbreviationes

Description :
This website offers information about the Abbreviationes software created at the KUN Center for Medieval and Renaissance Natural Philosophy in The Netherlands as a powerful reference tool for reading medieval Latin manuscripts. It is an electronic dictionary of medieval Latin abbreviations designed for use in learning and teaching of medieval Latin paleography. The software consists of a database of over 70,000 entries. Abbreviationes is available in a personal edition, a workgroup edition for 10 users, and a server edition for an unlimited number of users. There is also an Abbreviationes Online version by subscription.Order and purchasing details are also available on the website. The resource is frequently updated, and upgraded with new versions of the database for use on a wide variety of browsers. It is possible to receive a free trial of the database through the website, and users will find a great deal of textual information (including screen-grabs) about the database's operation.

URL : http://www.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/philosophy/projects/abbrev.htm

Uncontrolled Keywords : Latin palaeography; medieval manuscripts

Controlled Keywords : abbreviations; Abbreviations; Latin; Dictionaries; Medieval; paleography; manuscripts; texts

Language : eng; lat;

Period : 1000 - 1200 CE; 500 - 1000 CE; 1 BCE - 500 CE; 16th Century; 13th Century; 14th Century; 15th Century

Geographic Name : Europe,Mediterranean Region

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