Summary guide to Medieval manuscripts
Medieval manuscripts have been given manuscript [MS] numbers for identification. Manuscripts are in Latin unless otherwise stated. Many of the manuscripts below are described in N.R. Ker, Medieval Manuscripts in British Libraries, (5 volumes, 1969-2002): Vol. 3 for Brotherton Collection and non-Brotherton Collection manuscripts and Vol. 4 for Ripon Cathedral manuscripts. Half of the bound volumes contain illumination or similar decoration. The illuminated manuscripts can be searched with images on LUDOS.
Further details of medieval manuscripts held at the Library are in the article: