METAscripta is the digitization and metadata project of the Knights of Columbus Vatican Film Library, Department of Special Collections, Saint Louis University. METAscripta uses innovative metadata methods for summary indexing, embedded image tagging, and controlled vocabulary crowdsourcing to support and encourage the study of the VFL microfilm collection of manuscripts from the Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana.

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Three Exultet Manuscripts in IIIF/Mirador, with annotated links to other resources

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A screen shot of the IIIF Mirador viewer of three Exultet manuscripts, one digitized from microfilm at Saint Louis University and two digitized from…

Three Exultet Manuscripts in IIIF/Mirador, with Annotations

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A screen shot of the IIIF Mirador viewer with annotations of three Exultet manuscripts, one digitized from microfilm at Saint Louis University and two…

Three Exultet Manuscripts in IIIF/Mirador

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A screen shot of the IIIF Mirador viewer with a comparison of three Exultet manuscripts, one digitized from microfilm at Saint Louis University and…