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Acquisition, growth, loss and circulation: The MWW research group "economies of collecting" introduces itself. More...


The Polonsky Foundation digitization project "Manuscripts from German-Speaking Lands" is now halfway through and well on the way to an extraordinary result. More...


A Helmstedt disputation from 1681 illustrates how scholars of the early modern period sought to understand what diseases are and how their spread can be explained. More...


A unique manuscript of the Compendia (1593) in Japanese translation has been identified at the HAB. More...


In a personal commentary, Marshall Weber, winner of the Artist Book Prize 2019, speaks out in favour of a functional transformation of museums and libraries. More...