An open-source community network that facilitates the linking of online resources that document the past based on location information with a focus on the Hellenistic and Roman World. Peripleo is developed and maintained by the partners of Pelagios Commons; the Austrian Institute of Technology, Exeter University, The Open University, University of London, and the Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society.

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Additional Info

Field Value
Author Peripleo
Last Updated September 27, 2020, 07:17 (BST)
Created April 15, 2020, 09:44 (BST)
Project URL
Project principal and co-investigators

Dr Leif Isaksen (Project Director)

Dr Elton Barker (Community Director)

Dr Rainer Simon (Technical Director)

Rebecca Kahn (Co-director)

Valeria Vitale (Co-director)

Project status Completed
Project funder

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

The Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC)

Citation information

Simon, R., Isaksen, L., Barker, E.T. and de Soto Cañamares, P., (2016). Peripleo: a tool for exploring heterogenous data through the dimensions of space and time. (last accessed 11/05/2020)

Time Periods Roman Early, Hashemite, Byzantine, Roman, Modern, Roman Late
Data type Images Satellite image, Text article, Text - Other, Images Map, Databases