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Loeb Classical Library:

Loeb Classical Library
Original text and English translation of Greek and Latin authors published by Harvard University Press. Available in print.

Villanova University currently has a free trial of the Loeb Classical Library online: http://www.loebclassics.com
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 Reference resources (online and print)

  Biographical Dictionary of Ancient Greek and Roman Women

  Cambridge Ancient History

  Chronologies of the Ancient World - Names, Dates and Dynasties

  Classical drama, The Facts On File companion to

  Dictionary of classical mythology

  Dictionary of Greek and Latin authors and texts

  Encyclopedia of Ancient History

  History of classical Scholarship - A Biographical Dictionary

  Latin literature : a history

  Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome

  Rise and Decline of the Roman World / Aufstieg und Niedergang der römischen Welt (ANRW)

  The classical tradition / Grafton, Most, and Settis

  The Online Liddell-Scott-Jones Greek-English Lexicon

  The Oxford companion to classical literature (3rd ed., 2011)

  The reception of classical literature

  The reception of myth and mythology

  Thesaurus Linguae Graecae canon of Greek authors and works

  Thesaurus Linguae Graecae (TLG)

 Companions with essays on various topics (some linked to online version)

 Web resources

  Corpus Inscriptionum Latinarum

  Corpus Scriptorum Latinorum

  DIDASKALIA: Ancient Theater Today

  Diotima: Materials for the Study of Women and Gender in the Ancient World

  Gnomon Online

  Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae online databases

  Online resources via the Classical Art Research Centre, including the Beazley Archive

  Perseus Digital Library

  Smith (1874) : A Dictionary of Roman and Greek Antiquities

  The Latin Library

  Theoi Project


  University of Pennsylvania Museam of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia: Exhibitions and Galleries

  Voice of the Shuttle

  Warre Cornish-Smith (1898) : A concise dictionary of Greek and Roman antiquities

 Dictionaries & linguistic resources (online and print)

 Primary source texts (mostly online)

  Bibliotheca Teubneriana

  Corpus Scriptorum Latinorum

  Digitised Manuscripts - British Library

  Library of Latin Texts - Series A (Brepols)

  Library of Latin Texts - Series B (Brepols)

  Loeb Classical Library


  Past Masters (InteLex)

  Patrologia Latina (ProQuest)

  Patrologia Graeca (Religion and Technology Center, Inc.)

  Perseus Digital Library

  The Internet Classics Archive

  The Latin Library

 Search databases for articles, essays, and reviews

 Atlases & geographic resources (online and print)

  Barrington Atlas of the Greek & Roman World

  Digital Atlas of Roman and Medieval Civilizations

  Historical atlas of the ancient world

  Orbis Latinus / Graesse Online

  Place-names in classical mythology : Greece

  Pleiades project

  The Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites via Perseus Project

 Search catalogs for books and dissertations




 Ancient Athens and Greece

 Ancient Egypt

 Ancient Rome and the Roman Empire

 Byzantium and the Byzantine Empire

 Classical archaeology

 Classical art & architecture

 Classical literature & theatre

 Classical philosophy

 Mythology and cultus

dpoley Darren Poley
Scholarly Outreach / Theology Librarian
Falvey Library, Villanova University
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova , PA , 19085
Room 234

Recommended resources:

  Advanced search of Brill's New Pauly Online: Encyclopaedia of the ancient world + Supplements

  Classical Studies Journals in JSTOR

  Classical Studies Journals in Project Muse

  Classical Studies subject term search of all available ProQuest databases

  Classical Studies term search of all text available via EBSCOhost online research databases

  Oxford Classical Dictionary (4th ed., 2012)

  Perseus Project Texts under PhiloLogic

  Theoi Project


  Voice of the Shuttle

German reference resources:

  Der Kleine Pauly : Lexikon der Antike

  Der Neue Pauly (online)

  Realencyclopaedie der classischen Altertumswissenschaft (Pauly–Wissowa) first series A-Q

  Realencyclopaedie der classischen Altertumswissenschaft (Pauly–Wissowa) second series R-Z

  Realencyclopaedie der classischen Altertumswissenschaft (Pauly–Wissowa) supplements

  Reallexikon fuer Antike und Christentum


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