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Classics Research Guide
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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.
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.
- Database of Latin Dictionaries
Dictionaries for translation, etymologies, and historical context. Cross-searchable with the Library of Latin Texts.
- Encyclopedia of Ancient History
Contains over 5,000 original entries spanning the late Bronze Age through the seventh century CE, and covers all Mediterranean civilizations, including the Near East and Egypt.
- Historisches Worterbuch der Rhetorik
Comprehensive academic reference work for scholarship on rhetoric.
- Jacoby Online (Brill)
The authoritative resource for the study of ancient Greek historians, it includes Jacoby's Fragmente der griechischen Historiker I-III; Brill's New Jacoby, a new English edition of FgrHist I-IIII; and Die Fragmente der griechischen Historiker IV and V.
- Literature Resource Center
Full-text critical studies, biographies of authors; covers all genres, all time periods, and all regions.
- Oxford Companion to Classical Civilization
- Thesaurus Linguae Graecae (TLG)
Digital library of literary texts written in Greek from Homer (8 BC) to the fall of Byzantium in AD 1453.
- Thesaurus Linguae Latinae (TLL)
Online version of the standard (and ongoing) scholarly dictionary of ancient Latin.
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