Transcribe Estoria is a public participation project which aims to:

  • Create wider public access to medieval history and medieval manuscripts
  • Foster interest in the rich manuscript heritage of Spain
  • Involve a wider public in research on the Estoria de Espanna and Alfonso X el Sabio


Learn more about the project, the people behind the research, and sign up to get involved. Once you have signed up we would appreciate it if you would complete our questionnaire



Learn how to use our system, watch videos on how to identify featurers within a manuscript and practice your transcribing in a test area



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Please note: this process requires users to be registered and logged into the site.


Project Blog

The Estoria de Espanna Digital blog provides more information around the manuscripts and research being carried out at the University of Birmingham.

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