Classics Research Guide

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  • 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. 

    Human development in sacred landscapes Frost Library; DF129 .H86 2015

    Verzeichnisse und indices (Jöhrens, Gerhard, compiler.) Frost Library; DF13 .A7 Bd.4 Y-Z

    Mycenae : from myth to history (Kakourē, Athēna, author.) Frost Library; DF221.M9 K26 2016

    The Hellenistic world : using coins as sources (Thonemann, Peter, author.) Frost Library; DF235.A2 T46 2015

    The Athenian Adonia in context : the Adonis festival as cultural practice (Reitzammer, Laurialan, author.) Frost Library; DF289 .R45 2016

    War and society in early Rome : from warlords to generals (Armstrong, Jeremy, author.) Frost Library; DG231.3 .A76 2016

    Moving Romans : migration to Rome in the principate (Tacoma, Laurens Ernst, 1967-, author.) Frost Library; DG276.5 .T336 2016

    Racial Realignment : the transformation of American Liberalism, 1932-1965 (Schickler, Eric, 1969-) Frost Library; JC574.2.U6 S35 2016

    British human rights organizations and Soviet dissent, 1965-1985 (Hurst, Mark, 1987-, author.) Frost Library; JC599.S58 H87 2016

    Seneca : a philosopher in politics (Griffin, Miriam T. (Miriam Tamara)) Frost Library; JC89 .G67 1992

    An introduction to the composition and analysis of Greek prose (Dickey, Eleanor, author.) Frost Library; PA258 .D54 2016

    Early Greek hexameter poetry (Gainsford, Peter, author.) Frost Library; PA3105 .G26 2015

    The look of lyric : Greek song and the visual Frost Library; PA3110 .L66 2016

    A handbook to the reception of Greek drama Frost Library; PA3133 .H35 2016

    Acts of Compassion in Greek tragic drama (Johnson, James F. (James Franklin), 1946-, author.) Frost Library; PA3136 .J64 2016

    Comic democracies from ancient Athens to the American republic (Fletcher, Angus, author.) Frost Library; PA3161 .F57 2016

    The Oxyrhynchus papyri Frost Library; PA3315 .O8

    Paros II (International Conference on the Archaeology of Paros and the Cyclades (2nd : 2005 : Paros, Greece)) Frost Library; PA3873.A77 I58 2005

    Aristophanes and the cloak of comedy : affect, aesthetics, and the canon (Telò, Mario, 1977-, author.) Frost Library; PA3879 .T43 2016

    The Alexandra of Lycophron : a literary study (McNelis, Charles, author.) Frost Library; PA4240.L5 M36 2016

    Literary history in the Parian Marble (Rotstein, Andrea, author.) Frost Library; PA4263.P2 R68 2016

    Brill's companion to ancient Greek scholarship Frost Library; PA53 .B74 2015

    Texts, editors, and readers : methods and problems in Latin textual criticism (Tarrant, R. J. (Richard John), 1945-, author.) Frost Library; PA6141 .T37 2016

    Le livre de la vraye amistié : traduction du De amicitia de Cicéron (Cicero, Marcus Tullius, author.) Frost Library; PA6310.L2 L38 2016

    Horace between freedom and slavery : the first book of Epistles (McCarter, Stephanie, author.) Frost Library; PA6411 .M334 2015

    Satires. Book IV (Juvenal, author.) Frost Library; PA6447.E5 G63 2016

    Virgil's eclogues and the art of fiction : a study of the poetic imagination (Kania, Raymond, author.) Frost Library; PA6804.B7 K36 2016

    The epic distilled : studies in the composition of the Aeneid (Horsfall, Nicholas, author.) Frost Library; PA6825 .H6665 2016

    Virgil and Joyce : nationalism and imperialism in the Aeneid and Ulysses (Pogorzelski, Randall J., author.) Frost Library; PA6825 .P548 2016

    Medieval letters : between fiction and document Frost Library; PA8089 .M43 2015

    Angelinetum and other poems (Marrasio, Giovanni, approximately 1404-1452, author.) Frost Library; PA8547.M5376 A2 2016

    The classicist writings of Thomas Walsingham (Federico, Sylvia, author.) Frost Library; PA8595.W312 Z6 2016