Circles indicate countries of origin of Robbins Collection manuscripts
The majority of manuscripts held by the Robbins Collection are early modern, as well as some medieval and newer materials.
The large number of Latin and Italian manuscripts reflects the Robbins Collection's strengths in canon law; however, the holdings also span a variety of European and Middle Eastern languages.
Many well-known figures share a history with the Robbins Collection's holdings, whether as subjects, authors, or owners of manuscripts. Here are some of those that appear most frequently in the records.