University of Missouri - Kansas City
Scientific and Medical Writings
in Latin and Old and Middle English
Search Program
University of Missouri
Kansas City

For scholarly citation of texts please cite the appropriate database and identifying number,
for example eTK 0004C, eTK 0574, eVK2 5606.00 or eVK2 3451

Database to Search
eTK   A digital resource based on Lynn Thorndike and Pearl Kibre,
A Catalogue of Incipits of Mediaeval Scientific Writings in Latin
(Cambridge, MA: Mediaeval Academy. 1963) and supplements.

eVK2 (2019)  An expanded and revised version of Linda Ehrsam Voigts and Patricia Deery Kurtz,
Scientific and Medical Writings in Old and Middle English: An Electronic Reference
CD (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2000).

eVK2 Bibliography (2019)   A Bibliography for Scientific Medical Writings in Old and Middle English.
Some published forms of names may be accented differently (e.g., Martin and Martn).
It is necessary to search for an accented form using the special characters below.
The printable PDF is below.

Namelist   A list of variant spellings of personal names for searching, compiled from a number of authority lists.
The printable PDF is below.

First Search Term


Special Characters for Copy and Paste Search Instructions (2017)
Records from eTK, eVK2, eVK2 Bibliography or Namelist are searched for a term that consists of a single word or word string.
Each search generates a subset that can be repeatedly searched by entering another term or by eliminating a term. Detailed Search Instructions (2017)(PDF, 2 pages, 87 KB)
New Smart Search Examples (2019)(PDF, 2 pages, 62 KB)
eTK Files (PDF)
eVK2 Files (PDF)
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