Prosopography of Anglo-Saxon England

[Image: Witness list of a royal diploma, S 497 (extract); Aelfwine]


  • Research Methodology

Research Methodology

About the Database

The key aim of the PASE Project is to record information about Anglo-Saxon persons, or persons important in the Anglo-Saxon world, as presented in contemporary source materials.

Click on Digital Strategy to find out about the basic principles upon which the database was designed. The Data Gathering section describes several aspects of the process the project followed for collecting the materials and editing them into the final product you see here. The Help section provides an introduction to the web interface to the database: read this to find out how to locate material in the database, and to understand how information is presented in the database. The Database Statistics section quantifies the amount of data in the database.