The manuscript containing one of the earliest known references to the word “elf” has been digitised by the British Library and is available to view online.
Rolf Luchs, a Tolkien fan, has written a parody of The Lord of the Rings told from the perspective of a Rivendell housekeeper in a tale known as “The Last Homely Housekeeper“.
Emil Johannson of the LOTR Project has created an interactive map of Beleriand that is freely accessible on his website.
Tolkien Gateway – the world’s largest encyclopaedia dedicated to the life and works of J.R.R. Tolkien – is celebrating its 10th anniversary today.
The BBC has launched an online ‘iWonder’ guide called “How was The Lord of the Rings influenced by World War One?“.