BVMM (Bibliothèque Virtuelle des Manuscrits Médiévaux)



Online digital library containing reproductions of more than 15300 medieval manuscripts, either as full reproductions (5200 MSS: in color or in grey level images) or partly reproduced (iconography and decor), from 70 libraries in France and from other countries.

This is a part of the resources available at the Institut de Recherche et d’Histoire des Textes, which is in charge of microfilming and digitising all medieval manuscripts in France (except at the National Library) since 1979.

The metadata of the MSS are available in the related online database MEDIUM.


  • Languages: Latin, Old French
  • Dates: 6th-15th century

Institution et contact

Institut de Recherche et d’Histoire des Textes

Gilles Kagan, Cyril Masset