Medieval Manuscripts at UGent. Presentation of new catalogue by Albert Derolez

(18-10-2017) Presentation event with lectures and reception on the occasion of the appearance of the new catalogue medieval manuscripts of the university library.

The Henri Pirenne Institute is proud to organise, together with the Ghent University Library, Historische Huizen Gent and Snoeck Publishers, the festive presentation of the illustrated catalogue ‘Medieval Manuscripts. Ghent University Library’ by emeritus professor Albert Derolez. This launch event will take place on 21st November 2017 (17:00) in the Chapter Hall of St Peter’s abbey in Ghent.  Prior to the actual presentation of the catalogue, there will be three talks about ongoing research and opportunities for research on the UGent manuscript collection, as well as a short paper on the new technique of IIIF. The event is open to the public, but please do confirm your attendance before 17th November by sending an email to  Please note that the presentations will be in Dutch