An IT Support for an Exhibition of Illuminated Manuscripts

  • Chiara PonchiaEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 701)


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.


IPSA digital archive Illuminated manuscripts User engagement 



The author would like to thank Professor Maristella Agosti and Professor Federica Toniolo for their support and the useful discussions on many aspects related to the project.

The work reported has been partially supported by the CULTURA project as part of the Seventh Framework Programme of the European Commission, Area “Digital Libraries and Digital Preservation” (ICT-2009.4.1), grant agreement no. 269973.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Cultural HeritageUniversity of PaduaPaduaItaly

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