Tag Archives: HAB Wolfenbüttel

Job opportunity: research associate (T-VL EG13) for FID (Fachinformationsdienst Buch-, Bibliotheks- und Informationswissenschaft), Herzog August Bibliothek, Wolfenbüttel

The Fachinformationsdienst Buch-, Bibliotheks- und Informationswissenschaft (FID), led and located at Herzog August Bibliothek in cooperation with Leipzig University Library, is seeking a full-time research associate. All the necessary information can be found here.

Call for contributions: Presenting the book in the digital world (eds. P. Ajouri & U. Schneider)

Medium Buch. Wolfenbütteler interdisziplinäre Forschungen Herausgegeben vom Wolfenbütteler Arbeitskreis für Bibliotheks-, Buch- und Mediengeschichte. For the 2020 issue, researchers are invited to contribute to the topic “Presenting the book in the digital world”. Books have been read and collected for centuries, but have also been used to present one’s own person, mainly their inner life […]

CfP Medium Buch – Wolfenbütteler interdisziplinäre Forschungen

Our associated member Ute Schneider (Mainz) has asked us to share this new CfP with our readers and followers. — Starting in 2019, we will publish the traditional Wolfenbütteler Notizen zur Buchgeschichte in a new format. One issue per year will be published under the new title Medium Buch – Wolfenbütteler interdisziplinäre Forschungen. Like its […]

Conference: Biographies of the Book, 5-8 April, Wolfenbüttel

We would like to alert our followers and readers to an upcoming conference organized by the “Forschungsverbund MWW” in Wolfenbüttel on the “biographies of the book”. The book as a specific object, with its own history, its career, so to speak, will be discussed at this event, with contributions covering a broad range of topics […]

Review: Codex im Diskurs. Eds. Thomas Haye and Johannes Helmrath. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, 2014 (Wolfenbütteler Mittelalter-Studien. 25).

Guest post by Charlotte Kempf, Universität Heidelberg Link to publication and link to table of contents Three conferences on codices held at the Herzog August Library in Wolfenbüttel by the “Mediävistischer Arbeitskreis” from 2006 to 2010 have fundamentally altered the perception of the Middle Ages and the Early Modern Period. On the one hand, the […]