From owner-tei-l@LISTSERV.UIC.EDU Mon Aug 3 12: Date: Mon, 03 Aug 1998 12:00:55 -0500 (CDT) Subject: Middle English Dictionary now online To: TEI-L@LISTSERV.UIC.EDU
The University of Michigan Digital Library Production Service is pleased to announce the availability of the Middle English Compendium at:
The Compendium provides access to and interconnectivity among three resources: an electronic version of the Middle English Dictionary, a HyperBibliography of Middle English prose and verse based on the MED bibliographies, and a full-text Corpus of Middle English Prose and Verse.
The MED and the Corpus are encoded in SGML using the Text Encoding Initiative Guidelines. The first installment (currently online) includes 1, 073 HyperBibliography entries covering 1, 526 copies of Middle English texts, 15, 940 MED entries covering M-U (more than one-third of the projected complete print MED), and 42 searchable texts in the Corpus.