Let us learn from the past to understand the future better.

We provide a service for the transcription and transliteration of old texts, with the collaboration of professional experts in the palaeographical and historical field.

By transcription, we mean the reproduction in legible characters of texts written in old handwriting. The work of transcription aims to reconstruct the text in its original language, writing out any abbreviations and inserting punctuation.

By transliteration, we mean interpretation of the text and its reproduction in modern Italian in order to make its meaning fully clear.

In case you need to gain a general understanding of the document or look for specific information in the text, you can also consider our services of thematic research and abstracting.

Transcription of ancient texts and manuscripts. – Galactus offers transcription and transliteration services of old texts with the collaboration of experts in Paleography, Latin, History, Middle and Modern Ages