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Classics Research Guide

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  • Databases
  • Reference
  • Web
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Try these databases first to find journal articles in this discipline.
  • Annee philologique (1959 to present)
    Index to articles and books about ancient authors, texts, history, art, and archeology.
  • Cambridge Companions Complete Collection
    Surveys of authors, literary history, culture, and philosophy, all written by scholars.
  • International Medieval Bibliography
    Comprehensive index of journal articles and books about Europe, North Africa, and the Near East from 300 to 1500.
  • JSTOR
    Full-text backfiles of over one thousand leading academic journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. (Alumni access)
  • Library of Latin Texts (240 BC to 1965)
    Texts from the beginning of Latin literature through to the texts of the Second Vatican Council.
  • Loeb Classical Library
    All 520 of the in-print Loeb volumes of Latin and Greek texts with up-to-date English translations on the facing pages, fully searchable and browseable. Create a user account to save searches, bookmarks, and annotations.
  • Project Muse
    Online database of more than 200 journals from nonprofit publishers. (Alumni access)
Use these encyclopedias and reference works to get started on a topic.
Start with these recommended freely available resources in this discipline.

Classical Latin Texts
Essentially all Latin literary texts written before A.D. 200, with some from later antiquity; browse by author or search by word or using the concordance. From the Packard Humanities Institute. 

    History I (Thucydides, author.) Frost Library; DF229.T55 R46 2014

    Heroic offerings : the terracotta plaques from the Spartan sanctuary of Agamemnon and Kassandra (Salapata, Gina, author.) Frost Library; DF261.S8 S25 2014

    Economic equality and direct democracy in ancient Athens (Patriquin, Larry, author.) Frost Library; DF277 .P38 2015

    Ashes, images, and memories : the presence of the war dead in fifth-century Athens (Arrington, Nathan T.) Frost Library; DF285 .A77 2015

    Julius Caesar and the transformation of the Roman Republic (Stevenson, Tom (Thomas Reginald), 1958-) Frost Library; DG261 .S74 2015

    The death of Caesar : the story of history's most famous assassination (Strauss, Barry S.) Frost Library; DG267 .S77 2015

    Rights (Jones, Peter.) Frost Library; JC571 .J597 1994b

    Undoing the demos : neoliberalism's stealth revolution (Brown, Wendy, 1955-) Frost Library; JC574 .B766 2015

    Anti-liberal Europe : a neglected story of Europeanization Frost Library; JC574.2.E85 A67 2015

    Technology of oppression (Cohen, Elliot D., author.) Frost Library; JC596.2.U5 C648 2014

    Impunity, human rights, and democracy : Chile and Argentina, 1990-2005 (Wright, Thomas C., author.) Frost Library; JC599.C5 W75 2014

    A new introduction to Greek (Phillips, Henry.) Frost Library; PA258 .C45 1961

    The romance between Greece and the East Frost Library; PA3010 .R66 2013

    Myth, literature, and the creation of the topography of Thebes (Berman, Daniel W., author.) Frost Library; PA3015.T54 B47 2015

    Handbuch der griechischen Literatur der Antike Frost Library; PA3057 .H36 2011

    Pollution and crisis in Greek tragedy (Meinel, Fabian, 1982- author.) Frost Library; PA3131 .M395 2015

    Poetarum melicorum Graecorum fragmenta Frost Library; PA3432 .P64 1991

    Greek lyric poetry (Hutchinson, G. O., author.) Frost Library; PA3443 .H88 2001

    The making of the Odyssey (West, M. L. (Martin Litchfield), 1937-, author.) Frost Library; PA4167 .W47 2014

    Images and texts : papers in honour of Professor Eric Handley CBE FBA Frost Library; PA4247 .I53 2015

    Sappho und Simonides : Untersuchungen über griechische Lyriker (Wilamowitz-Moellendorff, Ulrich von, 1848-1931.) Frost Library; PA4409 .W5 1913

    Sexing the world : grammatical gender and biological sex in ancient Rome (Corbeill, Anthony, 1960-, author.) Frost Library; PA6029.E87 C67 2015

    Roman satire and the old comic tradition (Ferriss-Hill, Jennifer L., 1979- author.) Frost Library; PA6095 .F47 2014

    Vom Römertum zum Ästhetizismus : Studien zu den Briefen des jüngeren Plinius (Lefèvre, Eckard.) Frost Library; PA6640 .L44 2009

    A companion to Tacitus Frost Library; PA6716 .C66 2012

    The Archpoet and medieval culture (Godman, Peter, author.) Frost Library; PA8250.A3 Z66 2014

    Desiderii Erasmi Roterodami Opera omnia (Erasmus, Desiderius, -1536.) Frost Library; PA8500 1969

    Praise of folly ; and, Letter to Maarten Van Dorp, 1515 (Erasmus, Desiderius, -1536.) Frost Library; PA8514 .E5 1993