A database of Neo-Latin printed books from or about the Nordic countries.

Klim styrter

Nicolaus Klimius falls to the centre of the Earth through an opening in the earth's crust in the vicinity of Bergen, Norway. Illustration by Jens Juel (1789) for Ludvig Holberg's Latin novel 'Nicolai Klimii Iter Subterraneum' (Original ed. 1741).

The database search is now limited to the University of Bergen. If you need to search, but is not at UiB, contact Rune Kyrkjebø to get help.

Before you start searching in the database, you may need a description of its contents or some help for its use. Also available are lists of the people behind the Database, a bibliography, a note on the historical background, some lists of Nordic rulers, and abbreviations used in the database.

Current editors are prof. Lars Boje Mortensen and Karen Skovgaard-Petersen, The Royal Library, Copenhagen, and Peter Zeeberg, The Danish Society for Language and Literature, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Contact person is Lars Boje Mortensen.

last updated November 8th, 2010
The WWW-version was prepared by Hans Morten Kind, IT-department, University of Bergen, Norway.