Print ISSN: 0025-2603
Online ISSN: 2031-0226
Method of peer review
double-blind undertaken by a specialist member of the Board or an external specialist
Manuscript Studies, Medieval manuscripts, Renaissance manuscripts, Book history, Illumination, Paleography, Codicology, Literacy, Transmission of text, Library History, Manuscript Catalogues, Production of Manuscripts, Text editing
Accepts Contributions in Open Access
Manuscripta, published under the auspices of the Knights of Columbus Vatican Film Library, Saint Louis University, publishes articles, notes, and reviews in medieval and Renaissance manuscript studies. The journal focuses on the material aspects of the production, distribution, reception, and transmission of pre-modern manuscripts, including such topics as paleography, codicology, illumination, reading and literacy, textual editing and transmission, library history, catalogues, etc.
Jonathan J. G. Alexander, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University
Frank T. Coulson, The Ohio State University
Albert Derolez, Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Sciences and the Arts
Nancy van Deusen, Claremont Graduate University
Consuelo W. Dutschke, Columbia University
A. S. G. Edwards, University of Kent
Charles H. Parker, Saint Louis University
Lilian M. C. Randall, Curator of Manuscripts and Rare Books Emerita, The Walters Art Museum
Richard H. Rouse, University of California, Los Angeles
Mary A. Rouse, University of California, Los Angeles
Lucy Freeman Sandler, New York University
Barbara A. Shailor, Yale University
Kenneth B. Steinhauser, Saint Louis University
Manuscripta warmly welcomes volume proposals for article submissions.The journal accepts submissions on the material and textual aspects of the production, distribution, reception, and transmission of pre-modern manuscripts, including such topics as paleography, codicology, illumination, library history and provenance, reading and literacy, textual editing and transmission, and catalogues.
Editor: Gregory Pass, Saint Louis University (email@example.com)
Peer Review Procedure
Double-blind peer review. Peer review is performed by both a member of the editorial staff and an external reviewer.
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