Description: Provides indexing of the complete runs of more than 300 scholarly journal titles pertaining to the Middle Ages and Renaissance. ITER: Gateway to the Middle Ages and Renaissance is a bibliography of approximately 225,000 records from the complete runs of more than 300 scholarly journal titles related to the Middle Ages and Renaissance (400-1700). Updated daily with more than 60,000 records added annually.
Iter's future plans include providing access to conference proceedings, dissertations, online resources, and works of art and music, and publishing directories of medieval and renaissance scholars, research projects and organizations. A monographs bibliography is currently under construction, and free access to an updated edition of the Iter Italicum (a catalogue of humanistic manuscripts) is also planned for 1999.
Iter is a not-for-profit entity created by a partnership of the Renaissance Society of America, the Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies of Victoria University at the University of Toronto, the Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies at Arizona State University in Tempe, the Faculty of Information Studies at the University of Toronto and the John P. Robarts Library at the University of Toronto. (Source: vendor website.)