|Below is a categorized list
of links that might be of use to you in your research and exploration of
the SCA. Please be advised that these links are NOT maintained by
the SCA, the Kingdom of Caid, or the Newcomer's Guild.
News Groups and Mailing Lists
- The Online Resource Book for Medieval Studies
An encyclopedia of essays
on medieval topics, plus pointers to other resources and references.
Sites Relevant to Medieval Studies
ORB's extensive list of
websites. Links to libraries and museums, University Medieval departments,
databases, journals, language resources, literature and manuscripts, images,
Sites related to the history,
archeology and language of Anglo-Saxon England. This site is a part
WebRing and requires registration and authentication.
from the Koninklijke Bibliotheek
A Hundred Highlights from
this Netherlands' treasure-house of books and manuscripts from many centuries.
Tour Henry VIII's famous 16th-century warship.
Castles of England
Information of the castles
of England from Berkshire to Worchester
Castles of Wales
Information on over 170 different Welsh castles, Welsh Abbeys and other religious sites.
Castles of Scotland
Information on the castles of and stately homes of Scotland
Castles of Ireland
Information on the castles and legends of Ireland
Grey Company Trebuchet Page
This group's experiments in constructing trebuchets, plus many links to other trebuchet/catapult sites.
and Renaissance WebRing
The web ring will start
you off on a page that provides links to several sites involving medieval
and reaissance studies. This site is a part of the WebRing and requires
registration and authentication.
This page is a directory
of educational material regarding SCA Heraldry and the SCA College of Arms.
The articles here should be of interest to submittors and beginning heralds in the SCA
Medieval Name Links
A collectinon of articles on medieval and renaissance names, with a focus on helping newcomers choose their Society names
Academy of Saint Gabriel Library
Good for persona names (coming up with them) and miscellaneous SCA topics as well.
Viking & Norse Links
General Garb Seminar
Men & Women's "T Tunics,
construction, decoration and motifs, headcoverings, belts, and pouches
A photo gallery of hats
through history. There are no instructions, but this site can be used as
a guide to what you would wear at what time in history. Then you can research
of Interest by Cynthia Virtue
A series of articles on
clothing, accessories and hair treatments of the middle ages. Well researched
with photos of original clothing and guides to help you shop.
a Custom Dress Form
An article on how to build
a custom dress form, originally run in "Threads" magazine.
Cotehardie and Houppelande Webpage
A history and guide to cotehardies