The Origins and History of a Monastic Archive - From the Early Middle Ages to the Present
From Jonathan Henry
This 8.5-minute video explores the history behind the medieval library and archives at the former monastery of Saint Gaul. The archive was begun in the eighth-century and preserves many important manuscripts, including an important collection of private charters north of the Alps before the year 1000. The video is in German with subtitles in English and French.