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Media History Digital Library

The Media History Digital Library provides a dedicated section to digitised Magic Lantern and Lantern Slide Catalogues – access is free and the website can be found here.

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Lucerna

Lucerna is an online resource on the magic lantern. It includes details of slide sets, slide images, readings and other texts related to slide sets, lantern hardware, people and organisations…

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eLaterna

Historical Art of Projection – Beta version here. This project, still on its beta phase, comprises 3 sections (from their website): 1 – eLaterna Archive: The eLaterna Archive makes works…

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The Magic Lantern Society

Website: http://www.magiclantern.org.uk/ The Magic Lantern Society organizes events and publishes material related to the magic lantern. An important resource is their Slide Readings Library, access for members only. From their…

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Zotero Magic Lantern Research Group

You can access the group here. This group provides resources for research on magic lanterns, optical projection, pre-cinema history, the phantasmagoria, and related topics. It includes links to hundreds of…

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