Repertorium Eruditorum Totius Europae

The purpose of this collection is to provide summary descriptions of the set of scholars and literati who intervened in teaching at the European universities and academies since their inception to the eve of the Industrial Revolution (1800).

When finished, it can serve as an encyclopia of pre-industrial institutions of higher education in Europe

This collection has received funding from the European Research Council (ERC) under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 883033 “Did elite human capital trigger the rise of the West? Insights from a new database of European scholars”.

Principal Investigator: Prof. David de la Croix
Collaborators: Dr. Mara Vitale, Prof. Alice Fabre, Prof. Robert Stelter, LLM Soraya Karioun, MA Julie Duchene, MA Maximilian Ganterer, BEng Valentine Dubois, MA Gaia Spolverini, BA Hugo Jay, BA Fanny Dock, MA Thomas Eisfeld, Dr. Fabio Blasutto, MA Philippe Catoire.

Covered institution Author(s) Volume Link Pdf
University of Bologna (1088–1800) de la Croix, Vitale 1 1-10 pdf
University of Valladolid (1280–1800) de la Croix, Karioun 1 11-18 pdf
Royal College in Paris (1530–1800) de la Croix 1 19-24 pdf
University of Jena (1558–1800) de la Croix, Stelter 1 25-32 pdf
Royal Society of Sciences of Montpellier (1706–1793) de la Croix 1 33-39 pdf
University of Geneva (1559–1800) Debois, de la Croix 1 41-47 pdf
Danzig Research Society (1743–1800) de la Croix, Ganterer 1 49-54 pdf
University of Pont-à-Mousson (1572–1768) de la Croix, Karioun 2 1-6 pdf
“Mersenne” Academy (1635–1648) de la Croix, Duchêne 2 7-12 pdf
University of Valence (1452–1793) de la Croix, Fabre 2 13-20 pdf
University of Copenhagen (1475–1800) de la Croix 2 21-29 pdf
University of Gießen (1607–1800) de la Croix, Stelter 2 31-38 pdf
University of Macerata (1540–1800) de la Croix, Spolverini 2 39-45 pdf
Black African Scholars de la Croix 2 47-50 pdf
Gresham College (1597–1800) Debois, de la Croix 2 51-57 pdf
Royal Prussian Academy of Sciences (1700–1800) de la Croix, Eisfeld, Ganterer 3 1-9 pdf
Royal Spanish Academy (1713–1800) de la Croix, Duchêne 3 11-17 pdf
Gregorian University in Rome (1551–1773) de la Croix, Karioun 3 19-26 pdf
University of Santiago de Compostela (1526–1800) de la Croix, Spolverini 3 27-32 pdf
University of Padua (1222–1800) de la Croix, Vitale 3 33-42 pdf
Royal Bourbon College in Aix-en-Provence (1603–1763) de la Croix, Fabre 3 43-50 pdf
Academy of the Ricovrati (1599–1800) Blasutto, de la Croix, Vitale 3 51-63 pdf
University of Göttingen (1734–1800) de la Croix, Stelter 4 1-8 pdf
Academy of Sciences, Letters and Arts of Bordeaux (1712-1793) de la Croix, Dock 4 9-17 pdf
Imperial College of Madrid (1560–1767) de la Croix, Karioun 4 19-25 pdf
Old University of Aberdeen (1495–1800) de la Croix, Jay 4 27-34 pdf
University of Aix (1409–1793) de la Croix, Fabre 4 35-44 pdf
Lubranski College in Poznan (1519–1780) de la Croix 4 45-51 pdf
Universitas Lovaniensis (1425–1797) Catoire, Debois, de la Croix, Duchêne, Ganterer, Vitale 4 53-66 pdf