Major Research Tools

Année philologique


Coverage: 1928-present

Bibliography of works on Greco-Roman antiquity.

Arts & Humanities Citation Index

Coverage: 1999-present

Index covering the journal literature of the arts and humanities. Allows you to search for a topic, an author, or for articles that cite a known author or work.

Brill's New Pauly Online

Full-Text, Reference

Extensive encyclopedia on the Greco-Roman classical world and its interactions with other cultures in antiquity and the early Middle Ages.

Loeb Classical Library


"Digital resource that mirrors the renowned Loeb print collection, showcasing more than 520 volumes of Latin, Greek, and English epic and lyric poetry; tragedy and comedy; history, travel, philosophy, and oratory; the great medical writers and mathematicians. The online interface allows readers to browse, search, bookmark, annotate, and share content."

Oxford Reference Online: Classical Studies


Two reference works on classics--The Oxford Classical Dictionary and the extensive Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome--from Oxford University Press.

Patrologia Latina


Electronic version of the works of the Church Fathers from Tertullian in 200 CE to the death of Pope Innocent III in 1216. Fundamental Latin texts for the study of late antiquity and early modern history.

Other Suggested Research Tools

AHA Guide to Historical Literature

Location: Call #: D20 A46 1995x

Highly selective, annotated bibliography of books and articles in every field of historical scholarship. Bibliographies are organized geographically and further subdivided by time period and topic.

Encyclopedia of Greek Tragedy

Full-Text, Reference

Reference work covering all facets of the distinct form of dramatic theater that flourished in ancient Greece and reached its apex in Athens of the 5th century BCE.

International Medieval Bibliography


Multidisciplinary bibliography indexing journal articles and "miscellany volumes" (conference proceedings, essay collections or Festschriften) covering medieval studies in disciplines ranging from history to languages to art and music.

Perseus Digital Library: Classics


Collection of ancient Greek and Roman texts (both in translation and the original language), photographs of museum collections and archaeological sites, and numerous secondary sources. Provided by Tufts University.