Content and code licenses

The Abnormal Hieratic website consists of many parts, all of which are made available to users. This page specifies under what terms and conditions the content of the website and the system are available.


Copyright on the digital photographs of the papyri, including the website header image, rests with the Louvre Museum. They were made available to Leiden University Libraries for this website by their courtesy.

Transcriptions, transliterations, translations

The annotations and other content on this website are protected by copyright, with Leiden University being the copyright owner. Leiden University grants use under the Creative Commons License Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Netherlands (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 NL).


The website is created with WordPress, using a child theme of the Modern theme. All these components are available under the General Public License, version 2 or later.

The Mirador viewer is available under the Apache License, version 2.0.