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Digital Scholarly Editions of 5 Sloane Catalogues

The Enlightenment Architectures project has produced open access digital scholarly editions of five of Hans Sloane’s manuscript catalogues of his collections.  These five catalogues (Miscellanies, Fossils I, Fossils V, MS 3972C Vol.VI and MS 3972B) represent a selection of Sloane’s extant catalogues from across the three national institutions created by Hans Sloane’s will: the British…

Digital Scholarly Editions of Five of Hans Sloane’s Manuscript Catalogues Published Online

Digital Scholarly Editions of Five of Hans Sloane’s Manuscript Catalogues Published Online The Enlightenment Architectures research team has today published online open access digital scholarly editions of five of Hans Sloane’s manuscript catalogues of his collections.  These five catalogues represent a selection from across the three national institutions which were created by Hans Sloane’s will:…

New article published on the Enlightenment Architectures Project

The article “Digital Humanities in the Memory Institution: The Challenges of Encoding Sir Hans Sloane’s Early Modern Catalogues of His Collections” arising from the Enlightenment Architectures Project has been published in the open access journal Open Library of Humanities. Click here to access it.   Abstract Catalogues are the core documents of museum structure and…