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Sub-project: Pilot Project: Digital Abbey Library of St. Gall

January 2005 – December 2006

Status: Completed

Financed by: the Paul Schiller Foundation, the UBS Cultural Foundation, the Ernst Göhner Foundation, the Otto Gamma Foundation, the Jubilee Foundation of Swiss Mobiliar Insurance, the Research Funding Foundation of the University of Fribourg, the Jubilee Foundation of the Zurich Insurance Group, and the Friends of the Abbey Library of St. Gall

Description: In the pilot project a selection of medieval manuscripts from the Abbey Library of St. Gall was digitized. This start-up project was made possible by different financial supporters.

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 2
Parchment · 568 pp. · 25 x 17.5 cm · St. Gall · 760-780
Bible (Num, Deut, Acts, Apoc), excerpts from OT and NT, varia

A Winithar manuscript dating from the early period of the abbey of St. Gall, containing books of the Old and New Testament. (smu)

Online Since: 09/14/2005

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 6
Parchment · 230 pp. · 25 x 18 cm · St. Gall · last quarter of the 8th century
Bible (I-II Chr, Tob, Jdt, Est); Actus of St. Martin

Bible manuscript from the time of Abbot Werdo (784-812), containing books of the Old Testament. (smu)

Online Since: 09/14/2005

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 7
Parchment · 460 pp. · 23.5 x 17 cm · St. Gall · third quarter of the 9th century
Bible (Prov, Eccl, Song, Wis; I-II Chr)

Bible manuscript from the time of Hartmut, Vice-abbot ca. 850-872 and Abbot 872-883, containing books of the Old Testament (Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Solomon, Wisdom, Ecclesiasticus (smu)

Online Since: 06/12/2006

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 11
Parchment · 536 pp. · 22 x 13 cm · St. Gall · 760-780 and last quarter of the 8th century
Excerpts from the Bible (OT u. NT), Gregory (In Ezek. 2), Varia

A Winithar manuscript containing excerpts from books of the Old and New Testament. (smu)

Online Since: 09/14/2005

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 12
Parchment · 346 pp. · 23.5 x 15.5 cm · St. Gall · last quarter of the 8th century and first third of the 10th century
Bible (Prov, Job, I-II Macc, IV Macc)

Bible manuscript from the time of Abbots Waldo (782-784) and Werdo (784-812) containing books of the Old Testament. A more recent part containing the books of Proverbs and Job dates from the first third of the 10th century. (smu)

Online Since: 09/14/2005

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 14
Parchment · 340 pp. · 31.5 x 20.5 cm · St. Gall · first third of the 9th century
Bible (Job, Tob, Jdt, Est, I-II Esr)

Books of the Old Testament, dating from the first third of the 9th century, containing annotation in the hand of Notker Balbulus († 912). (smu)

Online Since: 09/14/2005

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 18
Parchment · 194 pp. · 24.5 x 17.5 cm · St. Gall · about 1000
Composite manuscript, astronomical clock of Pacificus of Verona

Collection of liturgical works, containing texts from the 9th to 12th centuries and an illustration of Pacificus of Verona's star clock. (smu)

Online Since: 12/31/2005

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 19
Parchment · 138 pp. · 23.5 x 19 cm · St. Gall · third quarter of the 9th century
Bible (Psalterium iuxta Hebraeos)

Bible manuscript from the time of Hartmut, Vice-abbot ca. 850-872 and Abbot 872-883, containing a copy of the Hebrew Psalter: one volume of the so-called "Kleine Hartmut-Bibel". (smu)

Online Since: 06/12/2006

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 20
Parchment · 362 pp. · 30.5 x 23.5 cm · St. Gall · about 820-830
Psalterium Gallicanum with Cantica

The Wolfcoz Psalter – one of St. Gallen's earliest examples of illuminated initials of the highest quality. (smu)

Online Since: 12/31/2005

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 22
Parchment · 344 pp. · 37 x 28 cm · St. Gall · about 883-888 and about 890-900
Golden Psalter (Psalterium aureum) of St. Gall - Psalterium Gallicanum

The Golden Psalter (Psalterium aureum) of St. Gall, written and illuminated with 17 miniatures, either in the West Franconian empire (Soissons?) or in the monastery of St. Gall with the participation of West Franconian scribes and illuminators. (smu)

Online Since: 06/12/2006

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 23
Parchment · 368 pp. · 38 x 29 cm · St. Gall · 872-883
Folchart Psalter (Psalterium Gallicanum with Cantica)

The Folchart Psalter, a masterpiece of late Carolingian illumination. (smu)

Online Since: 09/14/2005

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 27
Parchment · 732 pp. · 32 x 24 cm · St. Gall · about 850-860
Psalterium Gallicanum with commentary

A glossed psalter from the monastery ofSt. Gall, dating from the middle of the 9th century. (smu)

Online Since: 12/31/2005

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 28
Parchment · 265 pp. · 37 x 24 cm · St. Gall · first third of the 9th century
Bible (Prov, Eccl, Koh, Wis, Sir)

Books of the Old Testament from the time of the monk and master scribe Wolfcoz (ca. 820-840) (smu)

Online Since: 09/14/2005

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 39
Parchment · 468 pp. · 28 x 20.5 cm · St. Gall · first third of the 9th century and last quarter of the 9th century
Bible (Isa, Jer, Bar)

Books of the Old Testament from the time of the monk and master scribe Wolfcoz (ca. 820-840) (smu)

Online Since: 12/31/2005

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 40
Parchment · 358 pp. · 29.7 x 21.5 cm · St. Gall · ca. 820-840
Part I, Bible (Isa, Jer, with prologues and "capitula" or "breves")

Books of the Old Testament from the time of the monk and master scribe Wolfcoz (ca. 820-840) (smu)

Online Since: 09/14/2005

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 41
Parchment · 394 pp. · 25.5 x 18.5 cm · St. Gall · third quarter of the 9th century
Bible with glosses (Isa, Hos, Zech, Dan)

Books of the Old Testament (Isaiah, Hosea, Zechariah and Daniel) from the time of Abbot Grimald (841-872) with commentary to the left and to the right of the Bible text. (smu)

Online Since: 06/12/2006

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 42
Parchment · 266 pp. · 25 x 19.5 cm · St. Gall · probably 872-883
Bible (Isa, Jer)

Bible manuscript from the time of Hartmut, Vice-abbot ca. 850-872 and Abbot 872-883, containing books of the Old Testament (Isaiah, Jeremiah): one volume of the so-called "Kleine Hartmut-Bibel". (smu)

Online Since: 12/12/2006

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 43
Parchment · 496 pp. · 31 x 21 cm · St. Gall · first third of the 9th century
Bible (Ezek, minor prophets, Dan)

Books of the Old Testament from the time of the monk and master scribe Wolfcoz (ca. 820-840) (smu)

Online Since: 12/31/2005

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 44
Parchment · 368 pp. · 30 x 21 cm · St. Gall · about 780
Part I, Bible (Ezek, minor prophets, Dan, with Prologues and Capitula), medical treatises (9. Jh.)

Books of the Old Testament, a gift of Bishop John of Constanz (760-782) to the monastery ofSt. Gall; compendium of 27 medical and pharmaceutical treatises by known and unknown authors of the 9th century. (smu)

Online Since: 09/14/2005

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St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 46
Parchment · 376 pp. · 24 x 17 cm · St. Gall · about 872-883
Bible (Ezek, minor prophets, Dan)

Bible manuscript from the time of Hartmut, Vice-abbot ca. 850-872 and Abbot 872-883, containing books of the Old Testament (Ezekiel, Daniel and the minor prophets): one volume of the so-called "Kleine Hartmut-Bibel". Includes a malediction upon thieves by the owner. (smu)

Online Since: 12/12/2006