Inscriptions of Roman Tripolitania

Description: A digital edition (forthcoming 2009) of c. 1000 Latin inscriptions from the province of Tripolitania (the western part of modern Libya). Re-publication of the paper publication by Joyce Reynolds and John Ward-Perkins of 1951. Funded by a joint JISC/NEH grant.

Implementation description: The inscriptions are encoded according to the EpiDoc guidelines and DTD ( http://epidoc.sourceforge.net/ ), and linked via Atom feeds to the Pleiades geographical gazeteer ( http://pleiades.stoa.org/ ) and the Lexicon of Greek Personal Names ( http://www.lgpn.ox.ac.uk/ ).

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Access : Texts and TEI XML published under Creative Commons Attribution license. XML is available from: http://irt.kcl.ac.uk/irt2009/inscr/xmlrepo.html (TEI P4 by default; experimental version in P5).

Contact:

Dr. Gabriel Bodard
Department of Digital Humanities
King's College London
Email: gabriel.bodard@kcl.ac.uk