The Schoenberg Institute for Manuscript Studies at Penn brings manuscript culture, modern technology and people together.


Leave a comment

The prior provenance of one of the first medieval manuscripts to arrive in Philadelphia — Bibliotheca Philadelphiensis

Fifty-two discoveries from the BiblioPhilly project, No. 2/52 Traictie des VII fruis de tribulacion, Philadelphia, The Library Company of Philadelphia, Ms. 18 875.Q, fol. 1r A late-fifteenth-century manuscript at the Library Company of Philadelphia contains an unpublished devotional text in … Continue reading


Leave a comment

Penn Libraries’ OPenn Manuscript Portal to Host the Country’s Largest Regional Collections of Digitized Medieval Manuscripts

Philadelphia, PA, January 6th, 2016—The Penn Libraries is proud to announce their role as online host and one of the leaders in a partnership that will create the country’s largest regional collection of digitized medieval manuscripts. This role is made … Continue reading