Patrologia Latina Database is
optimized to operate with Netscape Version 6.0 or higher, or Microsoft
Internet Explorer 5.0 or higher. Use of one of these browsers is
You can download Netscape and Microsoft Internet
Explorer by clicking on the following buttons:
If you are using Netscape on a Windows PC
you need to have the Arial Unicode MS font installed in order to
display the non-standard characters in the database.
If this is not possible, this application will also display a full character set when used with the freely-distributed Gentium Unicode font, prepared and owned by Victor Gaultney. Click here to see the conditions of use and to download the font.
If the characters in column B below display as those in column A, you should be able to view the full character set correctly:
Users should change their browser settings to ensure full Unicode compliance.
In Internet Explorer: from the View
menu follow Encoding, and ensure that Auto-Select
In Netscape 6.x: from the Edit
menu follow Preferences > Navigator > Languages > Character
Coding = Unicode (UTF-8).