Data Base “Hagiography of the Late Byzantine Period (1204-1453)”
The Data Base “Hagiography of the Late Byzantine Period (1204-1453)” that runs at the Institute of Historical Research/Section of Byzantine Research aims at collecting, elaborating and digitising the hagiographic material of the time; including additional elucidative metadata, the Data Base constitutes a useful tool for those who study Byzantine society.
It includes texts classified into the following categories: Saints' Lives, Encomia, Miracles, and Orations, according to the Bibliotheca Hagiographica Graeca (= BHG).
The user by entering a password has the possibility to search in the texts and in the "Books", i.e. in the information that has been recorded for each text of the Database (e.g. author, text dating, edition, manuscripts, etc.).
Τhe Data Base constitutes a useful tool for those who study Byzantine History.
Limited access to the database for non users
The visitors that are not registered users of the database can browse the following two typical texts, in order to examine them without the required database access rights:
Dr. Eleonora Kountoura Galaki
Dr. D. Bianconi (2004-2006), Dr. Nike Koutrakou (Byzantinist), Dr. Ekaterini Mitsiou (Byzantinist), Professor St. Efthymiadis (Open University of Cyprus), Professor S. Paschalidis (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki), D. Kaklamanos (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki)