INTERNET SOURCES FOR MEDIEVALISTS.

Compiled by Lynette K. Edsall, April 1996; Revised September, 1998.

 


 

GENERAL INFORMATION, SOME WITH BIBLIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION:

The Celts

Celts and Saxons homepage.
http://www.primenet.com/~lconley/bookmarks.html
 
A Celtic Studies Bibliography from the Celtic Studies Association of North America
http://www2.humnet.ucla.edu/humnet/celtic/csanabib.html
 

Rome and Late Antiquity

Romarch: Roman art and archaeology
http://www-personal.umich.edu/~pfoss/ROMARCH.html
 
Extensive index of sites starting in antiquity.
http://www.teleport.com/~arden/antiquity.htm
 
Medieval Scandinavia and Anglo-Saxon England sources
http://www.fas.harvard.edu/~layher1/medscan.html
 
Old English Pages: Old English and Anglo-Saxon Resources
http://www.georgetown.edu/cball/oe/old_english.html
 
Resources for the study of Beowulf
http://www.georgetown.edu/irvinemj/english016/beowulf/beowulf.html
 

Anglo-Saxons and Vikings

The World of the Vikings
http://www.pastforward.co.uk/vikings/index.html
 
Elvegrimarne - The Association for Viking Age Culture
http://hem.passagen.se/da7id/index.htm
 
The Briese-Bane Vikings Information Centre
http://www.powerup.com.au/~rhayes/vikingb/vikingsh.htm
 
The Jorvik Viking Center at York
http://www.jorvik-viking-centre.co.uk/
 
A homepage devoted to things Viking.
http://www.spoon.demon.co.uk/vikes/index.htm
 
Viking Heritage - Viking server & database
http://ottes.got.kth.se/
 
RUNES - The Viking Oracle
http://www.ipcc.com/market/newage/runes.htm
 
Runic inscriptions database
http://gonzo.hd.uib.no/NCCH-docs/Runes.html
 

The Middle Ages

Laws of William the Conquerer.
gopher://wiretap.spies.com:70/00/Gov/Other/william.law
 
The Labyrinth contains bibliographies, journals, teaching materials
http://www.georgetown.edu/labyrinth/labyrinth-home.html
 
The Camelot Project: Arthurian texts, bibliographies etc.
http://www.lib.rochester.edu/camelot/cphome.stm
 
Kalamazoo - The Medieval Institute at Western Michigan University
http://www.wmich.edu/medieval/
 
The Haskins Society for Viking, Anglo-Saxon, Anglo-Norman, and Angevin History
http://www1.minn.net/~rob/Haskins/
 
The Middle Ages Trust
http://members.aol.com/tmatrust/home.html
 
Amsterdam Society for Medieval Studies
http://www.3wis.nl/paul/medsource.html
 
The Medieval Center - Denmark
http://www.middelaldercentret.dk/english/us_home.htm
 
HUMBUL Gateway - the HUManities BULletin board
http://users.ox.ac.uk/~humbul/
 
Scottish History Magazine
http://www.clan.com/history/
 
The Museum of London Archaeology Service
http://www.molas.org.uk/
 
The Institute of Historical Research
http://www.ihrinfo.ac.uk/
 
Medieval and Renaissance History Links from NYU
http://www.nyu.edu/gsas/dept/history/internet/geograph/europe/medieval/
 
NetSerf from Catholic University of America
http://www.cua.edu/www/hist/netserf/home.htm
 
Internet Medieval Sourcebook
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/sbook.html
 
Guide to Medieval resources on the Net
http://www.epas.utoronto.ca:8080/~killings/Medieval/libellum.html
 
Medieval Academy of America.
http://www.georgetown.edu:80/MedievalAcademy/
 
ORB: On-line Text for Medieval Studies
http://orb.rhodes.edu/
 
Literature from all ages available for downloading
http://www.promo.net/pg/
 
Middle English texts at University of Virginia
http://etext.virginia.edu/me.browse.html
 
Luminarium - Anthology of Middle English Literature
http://www.luminarium.org/medlit/
 
The Bayeux Tapestry, searchable by parts.
http://blah.bsuvc.bsu.edu/bt
 
University of Oxford Bodleian Library-medieval images.
http://rsl.ox.ac.uk/
 
WebLouvre.
http://sunsite.unc.edu/wm/
 
Texts and Documents: Europe
http://history.hanover.edu/europe.htm
 
The Magna Carta...searchable by article!
http://www.ecst.csuchico.edu/~rodmur/docs/Magna.html
 
DScriptorium: medieval manuscripts digitized
http://www.byu.edu/~hurlbut/dscriptorium/
 
Reference Materials for Iberian History
http://kuhttp.cc.ukans.edu/kansas/aarhms/refshelf.html
 
Plague and Public Health in pre-Renaissance Europe
http://jefferson.village.virginia.edu/osheim/intro.html
 
Voice of the Shuttle: English literature
http://humanitas.ucsb.edu/shuttle/eng-med.html
 
Guide to early church documents.
http://www.iclnet.org/pub/resources/christian-history.html
 
Gregorian Chant Homepage
http://members.aol.com/tmatrust/home.html
 
Searchable Latin Vulgate Bible
http://estragon.uchicago.edu/Bibles/
 
Medieval studies at Stanford with links to other locations.
http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/ssrg/medieval/medieval.html
 
A course syllabus taught by Deb Everhart at Georgetown. Includes a suggested readings list.
http://www.georgetown.edu/everhart/medieval_women/women.html
 
School of History at Bangor, Wales Contains essay topics, bibliographies and tutorial topics.
http://www.history.bangor.ac.uk
 
Medieval Woman Homepage...still under construction.
http://www.humanities.mcmaster.ca/~mmedia/mw2.htm
 
List of medieval academic discussion groups.
http://www.towson.edu/~duncan/acalists.html
 

 


 

SITES DEALING PRIMARILY WITH BIBLIOGRAPHIES:

Anglo-Saxon History: A Select Bibliography
http://www.wmich.edu/medieval/rawl/keynes1/home.htm
 
Women Writers of the Middle Ages. Contains teaching materials as well as bibliography.
http://www.millersv.edu/~english/homepage/duncan/medfem/medfem.html
 
Bibliography of english translations from medieval sources from 1968-1991.
http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/ssrg/medieval/engtrans.html
 
Medieval cultural studies bibliography from a '95 conference at Georgetown.
http://www.georgetown.edu/labyrinth/conf/cs95/medbib.html
 
Medieval cookbooks bibliography.
http://paul.spu.edu/~kst/bib/feast2.txt
 
Bibliography of cookbooks and feast books.
http://paul.spu.edu/~kst/bib/feast.txt
 
Medieval and Renaissance Marriage customs bibliography.
http://paul.spu.edu/~kst/bib/articles.txt
 
Bibliography of general history covering most everything.
http://www.ucet.ufl.edu/~ashoaf/bib.html
 
An urban history bibliography.
http://www.uoguelph.ca/history/urban/citybiboutline.html
 
Medieval World Bibliographies. Features scholarly bibs as well as bibs for children and young adults.
http://funnelweb.utcc.utk.edu/~etsulliv/medieval.html
 

 


 

LIBRARIES:

Library of Congress searchable index
http://lcweb.loc.gov/z3950/gateway.html
 
Library of Congress via University of Toronto: often S-L-O-W!
http://utcat.library.utoronto.ca:8002/db/LCMARC/numbers.html
 
Libraries on the Web...access libraries all over the world.
http://sunsite.berkeley.edu/Libweb/
 
WWW Virtual Library. Index of all subjects.
http://www.w3.org/hypertext/DataSources/bySubject/Overview.html
 
On-Line catalogs with web interfaces.
http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/staff/morgan/alcuin/wwwed-catalogs.html
 
Ancient and Medieval reading room with serchable index.
http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/indiv/manc/
 
Hill Monastic Library. Info on how to use the library at St. John's in Collegeville, MN
http://www.csbsju.edu/hmml/index.html
 
Online Medieval and Classical Library
http://sunsite.berkeley.edu/OMACL/

 


 

SEARCH ENGINES:

MetaCrawler. Searches all the engines and returns top matches.
http://www.metacrawler.com/
 
Alta Vista
http://www.altavista.digital.com/
 
Deja News
http://www.dejanews.com/
 
Excite
http://www.excite.com/
 
Lycos
http://www.lycos.com/
 
Webcrawler
http://webcrawler.com/
 
YAHOO
http://www.yahoo.com/
 

 

JUST FOR FUN:

Not medieval, but it contains interesting information about Tyburn Hill in London.
http://www.columbia.edu/~zll1/tyburn.html
 
Castles on the Web
http://fox.nstn.ca/~tmonk/castle/castle.html
 
What a comprehensives reading list might look like from someone at NYU who took them.
http://www.nyu.edu/gsas/dept/history/internet/compexam.html
 
Shakespearian Insult Generator. Each time its accessed, it will give you a new insult. Not really medieval but fun anyway! :+)
http://alabanza.com/kabacoff/Inter-Links/cgi-bin/bard.pl
 
Two "medieval" guys who dispense humor.
http://jvj.com/bakerbg.html
 
List of prices of medieval items compiled from several sources.
http://www.fit.qut.edu.au/~mcarthur/medieval.html
 
Feudal Terms
http://www.msstate.edu:80/Archives/History/scholarship/feudal.terms
 
100 Years War
http://www.idbsu.edu/courses/hy309/topics/100yw/100yw.html
 
Medieval and Renaissance Brewing Homepage.
http://www.pbm.com/~lindahl/brewing.html
 
Medieval/Renaissance Food Homepage
http://www.pbm.com/~lindahl/food.html
 
The British Heraldic Archive.
http://www.kwtelecom.com/heraldry/

 


 

My homepage has direct links to many of the sites ( and I am always adding more) on these pages. Feel free to use it if you like.
http://www.public.iastate.edu/~camelot/homepage.html