Biblissima's prototype on Medieval Manuscript Illuminations and their Context
Presentation given by Stefanie Gehrke, Eduard Frunzeanu, Pauline Charbonnier and Marie Muffat at the Semantic Web for Scientific Heritage Workshop organised alongside the European Semantic Web Conference 2015 (Portoroz, Slovenia, 1st June 2015).
Selected Proposals for Biblissima's Third Call for Projects
After examining the proposals submitted in response to Biblissima's third call for projects, the Scientific Advisory Board and the Executive Committee have selected six projects, one of which has been granted funding for the third consecutive year. The five new projects will begin in 2015-2016.
All Medieval Manuscripts Online? Challenges in Systematic Digitization in France
Presentation given by Matthieu Bonicel at the 50th International Congress on Medieval Studies, session 114: All Medieval Manuscripts Online: Strategic Plans in Europe (Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, 14th May 2015).
Prototype on Illuminated Manuscripts and Future Steps of Metadata Integration
Presentation given by Stefanie Gehrke at the 33rd Joint Meeting of the CIDOC CRM SIG and ISO/TC46/SC4/WG9 and the 26th FRBR - CIDOC CRM Harmonization Meeting (Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg, 19 mai 2015 ).
Summer Course in Saint-Omer: "Reconstructing a Medieval Library Today: the Example of Saint-Bertin" (August 2015)
The IRHT, the Bibliothèque d'Agglomération de Saint-Omer and Biblissima are organising a summer course on "Reconstructing a Medieval Library Today: the Example of Saint-Bertin" in Saint-Omer, from Tuesday 25th to Saturday 29th August. This summer course will introduce the participants to the library of Saint-Bertin Abbey and its history. Application deadline: 9th June 2015.
Summer Course in Orléans: "Incunabula: from Gutenberg's Invention to the Digital Revolution" (July 2015)
A summer course, entitled "Incunabula: from Gutenberg's Invention to the Digital Revolution" and organised by the Médiathèques d’Orléans in partnership with Centre d’Études supérieures de la Renaissance of Tours and the Equipex Biblissima, will be held in Orléans from Tuesday 7th to Saturday 11th July 2015. Application deadline: 30th April 2015.
Call for Biblissima Partner Projects 2015: deadline extension
It has come to our attention that certain proposals were unable to be submitted before the deadline for Biblissima's third call for partner projects, due to problems with the biblissima-condorcet mail server. As a result, the call deadline has been extended until 11th Februrary 2015.