Mnamon

Ancient writing systems in the Mediterranean

A critical guide to electronic resources

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Mnamon is a portal prepared and managed by  LILA, Laboratorio Informatico per le Lingue Antiche [Laboratory of Computer Sciences for Ancient Languages] at the  Scuola Normale Superiore.

The domain, logo, graphics and icons are excusive property of the Scuola Normale Superiore, and are protected by Italian and international authors’ rights. No full or partial reproduction, distribution, sale, transferral or modification is allowed. 

The material

Mnamon provides critically evaluated information about materials available on the web that may be useful to the study of ancient systems of writing in the Mediterranean, with a brief presentation of each writing system prepared by the curator of each.

This material is protected by Italian and international authors’ rights. No full or partial reproduction, distribution, sale, transferral or modification is allowed.

Downloading or printing a copy of materials from this site is permitted for personal use and non-commercial reasons. This exception applies  ONLY to original content (texts, description of the resources, images and drawings created by the curators) and does not apply, for example, to images taken from other web sites.

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The illustrations

Preference has been given to those illustrations where the source was clearly indicated, and free from copyright; many were created directly by the curators of the various sections.

Images have been chosen which best help readers understand the texts; Mnamon will immediately remove any copyrighted material when notified.