If you’ve ever wanted to experience what it would be like to be one of those who spends hours trying to transcribe papyri now is your chance! J.J. Johnston sent me an email to a website created by the University of Oxford where you can examine papyri from Oxyrhynchus. You can access it here.

Whatever you do make sure you wear your strongest pair of glasses!

Update: The Daily Mail has written a full story on this topic.