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Latin Inscriptions in the Ashmolean (AshLI)

AHRC Research Grant, Oct 2013-Dec 2016; AHRC Follow-on Grant, Jan-Dec 2017

AshLI was launched in October 2013. We're a collaboration between the University of Warwick (Prof Alison Cooley, Principal Investigator), the Centre for the Study of Ancient Documents, University of Oxford (Dr Charles Crowther, Co-Investigator; Dr Abigail Baker, postdoctoral research assistant), and the Ashmolean Museum (Dr Paul Roberts, Co-Investigator). 

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Our Aims

  • To make more than 400 Latin inscriptions in the Ashmolean collection available to everyone, in a free online catalogue
  • To install new displays of Latin inscription in the Ashmolean Museum
  • To create free online teaching resources in Roman and Latin topics for Primary and Secondary schools.

Our Activities 

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