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15cBOOKTRADE

Categories: Database, Research project.
Place: Oxford.
Institution: University of Oxford.
Launched in: 2016.
Books printed between 1450 and 1500 are known as incunabula. Some 30,000 editions are known today, in some 450,000 surviving copies, located in about 4,000 different public libraries, mostly in Europe and North America...
Keywords: library, incunabula, reader, book history, cataloging.
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Apahau

Categories: Association / Society, Periodical, Web portal, Newsletter.
No starting year specified.
Association of archeology and art history university professors and researchers
Keyword: art history.
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Base de typographie de la Renaissance (BaTyR)

Categories: Database, Digitization.
Place: Tours.
Institutions: Centre d'Études Supérieures de la Renaissance, Université François-Rabelais de Tours.
Launched in: 2014.
BaTyR réunit des données photographiques relatives aux matériels employés dans les ateliers d’imprimeurs à la Renaissance...
Keywords: print culture, 16c prints, printer, publisher, workshop, bibliography, book history, digital humanities, early modern studies, Renaissance studies.
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Base des éditions parisiennes du 16ème siecle (BP16)

Category: Database.
Place: Paris.
Institution: Bibliothèque nationale de France.
Launched in: 2014.
Rédigée d’après les manuscrits de Philippe Renouard (1862-1934) conservés à la Réserve des livres rares de la Bibliothèque nationale de France...
Keywords: print culture, 16c prints, printer, publisher, networks, archives, bibliography, book history, cataloging, digital humanities, early modern studies, history of printing, French Renaissance, hand-press, typography.
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Bernstein - The memory of paper

Categories: Web portal, Database.
Place: Wien.
Institution: The Bernstein Consortium, Institute for Medieval Research.
No starting year specified.
This website is about paper, paper expertise, and history of paper, with various ressources.
Keyword: paper.
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Bibliothèque numérique France-Pologne

Category: Digitization.
Launched in: 2018.
An online library, due to the collaboration of various french and polish cultural institutions.
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Biblissima

Categories: Database, Research project, Web portal.
Place: Paris.
Launched in: 2012.
Biblissima est une bibliothèque numérique sur le web, donnant accès de façon simple et coordonnée à un ensemble massif et complexe de documentation sur les manuscrits et les imprimés anciens...
Keywords: book culture, library, digital humanities, early modern studies, Medieval studies .
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Biblyon

Categories: Association / Society, Web portal.
Place: Lyon.
Launched in: 2007.
Biblyon regroupe des projets de recherches portés par des établissements et centres de recherche lyonnais...
Keywords: book culture, book trades, book history, French Renaissance.
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Communities of Print: Using Books In Early Modern Europe

Category: Association / Society.
Institution: Manchester Metropolitan University.
No starting year specified.
Communities of Print is a network of leading international scholars looking at the role of books in creating communities...
Keywords: circulation of people and material, print culture, actors of the book trade, relations between readers and/or books producers.
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Consortium of European Research Libraries (CERL)

Categories: Research project, Web portal.
Launched in: 1992.
The Consortium’s purpose is to share resources and expertise between research libraries with a view to improving access to, as well as research on and preservation of, the European printed heritage...
Keywords: library, manuscript culture, print culture.
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