THE ART OF READING IN THE MIDDLE AGES

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Welcome to the ARMA PROJECT.


The project ‘The Art of Reading in the Middle Ages’ will show the importance of medieval reading culture as a European movement by bringing together (digitised) manuscripts produced between c. 500 and c. 1550 from across Europe, unlocking their educational potential by curational and editorial enrichment, using innovative ways for displaying and handling digital objects in an educational context.


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8

ARMA
PARTNERS

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20.000

MEDIEVAL
OBJECTS

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1

ONLINE
EXHIBITION

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7

EUROPEAN
COUNTRIES

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7

COLLECTIONS

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1M

VISITORS


30.06.2021

Milestone 06: Engagement Plan

Engagement plan is describing how the ARMA consortium will achieve audience development based on the use of collection presentations and datasets, social media, blogs, galleries and a curated online exhibition. The plan also outlines which partners we will be involved and how the material will be incorporated into relevant education platforms.

Link to the document

30.04.2021

Milestone 04: Selection of Outstanding objects

This document is the result of Activity 3, Engagement. Activity 3 runs from March 31 2021 to February 28 2022. Every data providing partner has identified relevant objects from their own collections or already available in Europeana and indicated how they relate to the theme of the Art of Reading in the Middle Ages, using a standardized list of topics and keywords. These objects will form parts of editorial outputs aimed at delivering a strong user experience.

Link to the document

31.01.2021

Milestone 1 of the ARMA Project completed

The coming year c. 20,000 medieval manuscripts, incunabula and related object from the collections will be brought together during the ARMA project. Last week we finished our first milestone.

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Map of project partners



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