Medieval And Renaissance Manuscripts In Australia: Researching And Relating Australia'S Manuscript Holdings To New Technologies And New Readers

Grant number: LP0990264 | Funding period: 2010 - 2013

Completed

Abstract

Building on the productive partnership forged with the State Library of Victoria in the presentation of a recent large-scale manuscript exhibition, this project will research the Medieval and Renaissance manuscripts in Australia with reference to the interests of scholars and the general public. National and community benefits include access online to this precious heritage material and its global connections, and communication of research findings in publications and events designed for a variety of readers and audiences. The project will foster collaboration between curators, librarians and academic scholars and ensure Australia's timely participation in important international initiatives..

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