Skip to main content
UVM Libraries Research Guides banner

About Middle English Compendium

Why and how to use Middle English Compendium

Why use this resource? Provides access to and interconnectivity between three major Middle English online resources: 1.) online version of the Middle English Dictionary; 2.) HyperBibliography of Middle English (includes all the Middle English materials cited in the Middle English Dictionary); 3.) Corpus of Middle English Prose and Verse (full-text digitized collection of Middle English texts). Also includes a page which lists links to selected sources for digitized manuscripts containing Middle English, freely available on the Internet.

What's in this resource? Citations to Middle English materials which are cited in the Middle English Dictionary; full-text of the Middle English Dictionary; full-text of Middle English poetry and prose texts.

Subject(s)

Drama

History

Language

Literature

Dates of Coverage 1100-1500
Truncation or Wildcard Each resource is different. The search screen for each resource clearly provides instructions for this function.
Phrase Searching Each resource is different. The search screen for each resource clearly provides instructions for this function.
Vendor University of Michigan
Connect Middle English Compendium