An IT Support for an Exhibition of Illuminated Manuscripts

  title={An IT Support for an Exhibition of Illuminated Manuscripts},
  author={Chiara Ponchia},
The paper reports on a project which envisages the employ of IPSA, an originally high-specialized digital archive and web environment purposely developed for professional researchers in History of Art and History of Illumination, to enrich and complete visitors experience in a forthcoming exhibition of illuminated manuscripts. 



Annotating illuminated manuscripts: an effective tool for research and education

  • M. AgostiN. FerroN. Orio
  • Computer Science
    Proceedings of the 5th ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL '05)
  • 2005
A taxonomy for linking annotation is introduced, together with a conceptual schema which represents annotations and links them to digital objects and it is found that the results of scientific research on the relationships between images of manuscripts produced over the centuries can be rendered explicit by using annotations.

Engaging the User: Elaboration and Execution of Trials with a Database of Illuminated Images

The considerations taken into account to elaborate the IPSA database trials engaging non-domain users are presented and the design of the trials is described.

IPSA: A Digital Archive of Herbals to Support Scientific Research

The first results of the ongoing project on the development of the digital archive of herbals, that are manuscripts containing hand drawings of real plants, are presented.

Issues to be Addressed for Transforming a Digital Library Application for Experts into One for Final Users

The adaptation and the improvement of the IPSA digital archive is described using the results the authors collected after several sessions of user interviews, following suggestions of both scholars and simple users.

Splendore nella regola

  • Codici miniati da monasteri e conventi nella Biblioteca Universitaria di Padova. Biblioteca Universitaria di Padova, Padua
  • 2011

Codici miniati da monasteri e conventi nella

  • 2011