Monday, August 30, 2010

Online Handwriting Tutorials

Have you ever struggled with trying to understand different types of handrwriting from different historical periods? Makes transcribing documents difficult, doesn't it?

Well Brigham Young University offers a set of free online tutorials to help you understand and decipher different types of handwriting at its Script Tutorials website. Tutorials are available for English, German, Dutch, Italian, French, Spanish and Portuguese script.

Thanks to ISGS board member Julie Tarr of GenBlog for the heads up on this resource! (via Newberry Library)

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