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Iter: Gateway to the Middle Ages and Renaissance  Connect to Iter: Gateway to the Middle Ages and Renaissance
Also known as: The Bibliography of Medieval and Renaissance Europe from 400-1700
Access: Internet-delivered database. There are three ways to connect:
   1. from a public computer in the University of Delaware Library
   2. from a University of Delaware campus connection in your dorm, lab, or office
   3. from an off-campus connection (University of Delaware ID required)
Description: Iter, meaning a journey or a path in Latin, is a not-for-profit partnership dedicated to the advancement of learning in the study and teaching of the Middle Ages and Renaissance (400-1700) through the development and distribution of online resources. The resources available in Iter: Gateway to the Middle Ages and Renaissance include:

  • Iter Bibliography - citations for journal articles, reviews, review articles, bibliographies, catalogs, abstracts, discographies, monographs, and material published in monographs and collections of essays pertaining to the Middles Ages and Renaissance (400-1700)
  • Iter Italicum - online version of Paul Oskar Kristeller’s Iter Italicum, the most comprehensive finding list available of previously uncataloged or incompletely cataloged Renaissance humanistic manuscripts found in libraries and collections all over the world
  • Renaissance and Reformation / Renaissance et Réforme - a peer-reviewed quarterly journal, multidisciplinary and bilingual, on all aspects of the Renaissance and Reformation period
  • Early Theatre - a peer-reviewed journal that publishes articles on medieval or early modern drama and theatre history, rooted in the records and documents of England, Scotland, Ireland, and Wales
  • REED (Records of Early English Drama) (1976-1997) - published documentary evidence of early drama, items on records research, and requests by scholars for information. It was superseded by the peer-reviewed journal, Early Theatre
  • New Technologies and Renaissance Studies - first volume in the book series New Technologies in Medieval and Renaissance Studies
  • Aestimatio - provides critical, timely assessments of books published in the history of what was called science from antiquity up to the early modern period in cultures ranging from Spain to India, and from Africa to northern Europe
  • The Electronic Capito Project - provides access to the text of letters from and to Wolfgang Faber Capito (c. 1478-1541)
  • Medici Archive Project - database of documentary sources for the arts and humanities in the Medici Granducal Archive, 1537-1743
  • Baptisteria Sacra Index - detailed descriptions of fonts from the early Christian period to the 17th century

Coverage: 1842-
Updated: daily
Journals and Collections: Lists of Journals Indexed and Collections of Essays Indexed are available.
Help: For further assistance, contact a librarian.
Users: unlimited concurrent users
Producer: University of Toronto

This page is maintained by Erin Daix, Collection Development Department.

Last modified: 08/05/13