Day: July 22, 2015

Medieval library chains

General view of part of the Library attached to the Church of S. Wallberg at Zutphen.“Libraries in the Medieval and Renaissance Periods Figure 2” by Unknown – archive.org. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons. Evidence suggests book theft was a problem in medieval times. Medieval Books blog: The least subtle but most effective way …

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Assorted links

1. What difference are women bishops making? – BBC. And first female bishop in CoE consecrated. 2. Tutu out of hospital – BBC 3. Most ancient Hebrew document since the Dead Sea Scrolls deciphered – Haaretz. And Quran Fragments, Said to Date From Time of Muhammad, Are Found in Britain – NYT. 4. A church in the …

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