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Acta Sanctorum - UC access only
Electronic version of the complete printed text of Acta Sanctorum, BX4655 .A2 1863 MAIN, published by the Société des Bollandistes. The collection of documents examines the lives of saints, organised according to each saint's feast day, from the two January volumes published in 1643 to the Propylaeum to December published in 1940. The database contains the entire Acta Sanctorum, including all prefatory material, original texts, critical apparatus and indices. Bibliotheca Hagiographica Latina reference numbers are included. Note: A cross-searchable engine allows searching in both Acta Sanctorum and Patrologia Latina databases simultaneously. Also included is Brill's edition of Jan Frederik Niermeyer's Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus, PA2890.N54 2002 AH-C.

L'Année Philologique (APh) - UCB access only
Covers volumes 1 (1924-1926) to 82 (2011) and contains bibliographic records, plus abstracts. For print volumes, see PA29 .A6. For journal abbreviations, see L'Année Philologique Abbreviations Key with UCB Periodical Location Information.
User Guide

Aufstieg und Niedergang der römischen Welt (ANRW)
Searchable online index to Aufstieg und Niedergang der römischen Welt.

Brill's New Jacoby including Die Fragmente der griechischen Historiker - UCB access only
The New Jacoby includes Greek texts (often in newer editions) and English translations of and commentary on the fragmentary Greek historians edited by Jacoby.
User hint: Greek text displays properly most easily using the Mozilla Firefox browser.

Brill's New Pauly - UCB access only
Over 27,000 articles, which provide comprehensive coverage of the ancient world from the prehistory of the Aegean (2nd millennium BCE) to late antiquity (600-800 CE). The New Pauly Online combines 1) the Realencyclopädie der classischen Altertumswissenschaft, published in German in 68 volumes and 15 supplementary volumes between 1839 and 1980; 2) the abridged version of the Pauly, Der kleine Pauly, published in five volumes between 1964 and 1975; 3)Der neue Pauly, which was published in German in 15 volumes between 1996 and 2003.

Byzantinische Zeitschrift - UCB access only
Covers all aspects of Byzantine studies, from late Antiquity to the aftermath of the Byzantine Empire, including essays, reviews, bibliographical notices, announcements and obituaries. Access to the latest 13 years.

DYABOLA Databases - UCB access only
Dyabola provides searchable databases of classical art works and the literature of ancient archaeology.

Web access is automatic if you click on "Dyabola Databases" from UCB Library computers. On the screen, check the box labeled "IP-Zugang", then click on "Start", then choose database and language.

Accessing Dyabola using Mac OSX: Only Safari is supported for access through the proxy server for Dyabola databases. Even if you are accessing from on-campus locations, we recommend using these browsers to avoid service interruptions.

(1) DAI Subject Catalogue describes one of the world's largest and oldest (founded 1829) collections of research material on Classical, Egyptian, and Near Eastern Archaeology; Byzantine Art; Epigraphy; Numismatics; and Ancient History. It is especially valuable because, in addition to listing its book holdings, it indexes articles in the journals it receives. It is searchable by controlled terms for author, title, journal title, etc. and by keywords in titles and other access points, as well as through use of an elaborate subject tree of controlled terms. GUIDE

(2) Census is a database of images of ancient works of art that were known during the Renaissance, along with information about them: authorship; conventional title; provenance; current and former locations; Renaissance texts discussing them; and some modern scholarship. It includes 10,000 ancient monuments, 20,000 references to Renaissance texts, and 30,000 photographs.
NOTE: Public access to The Census is available at CENSUS-Database (optimized for Mozilla Firefox). GUIDE

(3) Attic Grave Reliefs database, with approximately 2,700 monuments and over 3,200 images, contains over 160,000 entries providing access to comprehensive corpora and a wealth of monographs and essays; in addition over 900 descriptive and typological terms were specially developed on the material for complete access to complex iconographic, epigraphic, social, chronological and geographic aspects. GUIDE

(4) Corpus der antiken Denkmäler, die J. J. Winckelmann und seine Zeit kanntenDeveloped by the Winckelmann Society as a supplement to CENSUS. Its contents will ultimately contain all the antique monuments mentioned in Winckelmann's works.Currently contains 40,000 records for 2,200 monuments, 12,000 documents and 4,000 images.

eScholarship / Department of Classics, UCB
University of California’s open access digital publishing platform. Currently 39 classics-related publications in this collection, published between 1962 and 2011.

International Medieval Bibliography - UCB access only
Comprehensive, current bibliography of 300,000+ articles in journals and miscellany volumes (conference proceedings, essay collections or Festschriften) worldwide relating to the medieval world (classics, art, archaeology, history, theology, Islamic studies, music, etc.). Coverage is from 1967.. Fully classified by date, subject and location, and provide full bibliographical records for work published throughout Europe, the Americas and the Asia-Pacific region.

Library of Latin Texts (LLT - A) - UCB access only
This compilation includes an extremely broad range of patristic and later Latin authors drawn from such collections as the Corpus christianorum, the Corpus scriptorum ecclesiasticorum, the Monumenta Germaniae Historica, and virtually all the editions found in the Bibliotheca Teubneriana Latina. GUIDE

Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus - UCB access only
Please note: Must access via Acta Sanctorum--To access Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus via Acta Sanctorum, click on Search, then click on Lexicon (located in left side-bar).
Jan Frederik Niermeyer's Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus (also see PA2890.N54 2002 Art/Classics) is a compendious lexicon relating to medieval history. The source data is based on the 1984 edition and includes Niermeyer's original Medieval Latin Dictionary and Index Fontium plus the completing entries by Co van de Kieft through 1976. Note: Searching or browsing will only retrieve hits which correspond exactly to the search term; therefore, use a wildcard (*) to search for wordstems or use the browse list. Following the original edition, the vowels "i" and "u" have been distinguished from the consonants "i' and "u", the latter being represented as "j" and "v".

Nestor
International bibliography of Aegean studies, Homeric society, Indo-European linguistics, and related fields. Primarily covers the Aegean, including all of Greece, Albania, and Cyprus, the southern area of Bulgaria, and the western and southern areas of Turkey. Includes publications concerning the central and western Mediterranean, southeastern Europe, the eastern Mediterranean, western Asia, and other regions of archaeological research, if the specific bibliographic items contain Aegean artifacts, imitations, or influences, or make reference to Aegean comparanda. Covers 1959-2006.

Oxford Bibliographies Online
Provides access to selected articles and other reference sources in the area of Classics, Criminology, International Relations, Islamic Studies, Medieval Studies, Renaissance and Reformation and Victorian Literature.

Packard Humanities Institute (PHI) / Searchable Greek Inscriptions
Approximately 80,000 ancient Greek inscriptions and 32,000 papyri held at Duke University, University of Michigan, and Cornell University. Covers: Peloponnesos; Central Greece; Northern Greece; Thrace and the Lower Danube; North Shore of the Black Sea; Aegean Islands/Crete; Asia Minor; Cyprus; Greater Syria and the East; Egypt, Nubia and Cyrenaïca; North Africa; Sicily, Italy, and the West; Upper Danube; and unknown provenances. Organized by period and corpora. Browse by geographic area or search for words and phrases.

Packard Humanities Institute (PHI) / Latin Texts
Includes the texts of over 350 Latin Authors, including almost all Latin texts before 200 A.D., in addition to some later material. Allows simple word and concordance searches.

Patrologia Latina - UC access only
The Patrologia Latina Database, available on the Web through CDL, represents a complete electronic version of the first edition of Jacques-Paul Migne's Patrologia Latina (1844-1855 and 1862-1865). Migne's Patrologia Latina was originally printed in 217 volumes from 1844 to 1855. The main chronological sequence of authors in the Patrologia Latina runs from about AD 200 to AD 1216. The PL Database allows searching by author, work, and all words occurring in the texts, including boolean, proximity and truncated searching; you can also browse through indexed terms. For many of the works in Migne, more modern editions are electronically available in the Library of Latins Texts. To access this database from off campus, please consult the UC Berkeley Library Proxy Server Service for complete information and instructions.

Patrologiae Graecae - UCB access only
An electronic version consisting of scanned images of the 160 volumes of J.-P. Migne's Patrologiae cursus completus--Series graeca (1857-1866). Included are texts from the age of the Apostolic Fathers, beginning with Clement of Rome (Pope from 88-97), up to 1439, the date of the Council of Florence.

The Philological Museum
Provides access to An analytic bibliography of on-line Neo-Latin texts, written during the Renaissance, containing over 42,000 records.

Philosopher's Index - UC access only
Covering 1940 to the present, includes references to journal articles, books, book chapters, and book reviews published in some 550 journals. Major subjects covered include: aesthetics, metaphysics, epistemology, logic, philosophy of language, philosophy of mind, political and social philosophy, and the philosophy of disciplines such as anthropology, education, history and science.

Thesaurus Linguae Graecae (TLG) - UC access only
To search TLG, click on "Institutions" listed under "Subscribers" in the right-hand margin. TLG contains most literary texts written in Greek from Homer to the fall of Byzantium in AD 1453. For help, see UC Irvine's A Guide to using the Online TLG.

Thesaurus Linguae Latinae (TLL) Online - UC access only
TLL Online is a comprehensive, ongoing scholarly dictionary of ancient Latin from the earliest times through AD 600. TLL currently contains all lexicon articles published up to 2008 (letters A-M, O, P-pomifer, porta-pulso), the articles in the Onomasticon volumes (letters C and D), the Index librorum, and the Praemonenda de rationibus et usu operis (a multilingual introduction to the printed version of the Thesaurus). Identical to the printed version, new fascicles will be added yearly.

TOCS-IN - UC access only
Provides the tables of contents of a selection of Classics, Near Eastern Studies, and Religion journals. Covers approximately 185 journals and over 45,000 articles. The Louvain mirror site archives much additional material for some of the journals before 1992. Searches of all data can be made at both sites. Includes some collections of articles (e.g., Festschriften).

Vetus Latina Database (VLD) - UCB access only
The Vetus Latina Dabase is an electronic index to all Greek and Latin patristic citations or allusions to the pre-Vulgate editions of the Bible, collected by the Vetus Latina Institut in Beuron, Germany.

PAPYROLOGY, EPIGRAPHY & GREEK VASES

American Society of Papyrologists
The ASP was founded in 1961 to further the study of ancient Greek and Latin papyri. The ASP publishes The Bulletin of the American Society of Papyrologists (BASP), and the monograph series, American Studies in Papyrology, plus occasional supplements to BASP.

The Beazley Archive
The Beazley Archive is the largest single collection of images (over 27,000) from Greek vases, and is excellently indexed, not only by painter, vase shape, location, etc. but by subject. A good place to find images from both classical myths and from everyday life, with full scholarly apparatus.

The Center for the Tebtunis Papyri (CTP)
The Tebtunis papyri consist of the papyrus documents found in 1899/1900 at the site of ancient Tebtunis, Egypt, now held by The Bancroft Library at the University of California, Berkeley. The archive contains the largest collection of papyrus documents from a single site in the United States, consisting of over 30,000 fragments. The Tebtunis Papyri Database contains detailed records for over 1900 papyrus documents and growing, and a small group of ostraka.

Centre for the Study of Ancient Documents
The Centre for the Study of Ancient Documents provides a focus for the study of ancient documents within Oxford housing its epigraphical archive, the Haverfield archive of Roman inscriptions from Britain, and a substantial photographic collection. The strengths of the epigraphical archive lie in its broad coverage of early Greek inscriptions, Attic epigraphy and the Hellenistic world.

Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum
A searchable collection of more than 100,000 digital images of decorated Greek pottery, drawn from the illustrations of the out-of-print fascicles of the Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum. The print version of CVA is arranged by country, then by holding institution, and surveys comprehensively collections of Greek vases in museums around the world.

Current Epigraphy
Reports news and events in Greek and Latin epigraphy. Publishes workshop and conference announcements, notices of discoveries, publications and reviews, project reports, and descriptive links to digital epigraphic projects.

Duke Papyrus Archive
The Duke Papyrus Archive provides electronic access to texts about and images of nearly 1400 papyri from ancient Egypt.

Epigraphische Datenbank Heidelberg
Includes the Epigraphic Text, Photographic and Epigraphic Bibliography databases.

Epigraphische Datenbank zum antiken Kleinasien
Produced by the Institute for Ancient History of the University of Hamburg, the database focuses on Greek and Latin inscriptions of several different regions from ancient Asia Minor. Currently several regions from the Roman province Galatia are available.

Hispania Epigraphica
An online, updated complement to the print Hispania epigrafica (CN670 .H57 MAIN), recording newly found or re-edited inscriptions from the Iberian peninsula.

IG - SEG Concordance
An online concordance for Supplementum Epigraphicum Graecum (SEG), developed by Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften and the Seminar für Alte Geschichte of the Münster University.

Late Antique and Early Medieval Inscriptions
Collection of links to on-line databases, books, Phds, and articles on late antique and early medieval inscriptions, covering the period from A.D. 300 to 900.

Links to Web-based Epigraphical Resources
The American Society of Greek and Latin Epigraphy maintains the most complete list of Web-based resources for this field. It includes access to reference works like lists of inscriptional abbreviations and dictionaries of ancient place names and their modern equivalents, online corpora of both Greek and Latin inscriptions (totalling well over 150,000 individual inscriptions, some with photographic illustration) and other links of interest to students of epigraphy.

Packard Humanities Institute / Searchable Greek Inscriptions
Approximately 80,000 ancient Greek inscriptions and 32,000 papyri held at Duke University, University of Michigan, and Cornell University. Covers: Peloponnesos; Central Greece; Northern Greece; Thrace and the Lower Danube; North Shore of the Black Sea; Aegean Islands/Crete; Asia Minor; Cyprus; Greater Syria and the East; Egypt, Nubia and Cyrenaïca; North Africa; Sicily, Italy, and the West; Upper Danube; and unknown provenances. Organized by period and corpora. Browse by geographic area or search for words and phrases.

Papyri.info
Dedicated to the study of ancient papyrological documents. It offers links to papyrological resources and a customized search engine (Papyrological Navigator) capable of retrieving information from multiple related sites. The Papyrological Navigator currently retrieves and displays information from the Advanced Papyrological Information System (APIS), the Duke Databank of Documentary Papyri (DDbDP) and the Heidelberger Gesamtverzeichnis (HGV).

POxy: Oxyrhynchus Online
Features indexes and images from the Oxyrhynchus and Herculaneum papyri

Prosopographia Ptolemaica
A database of all inhabitants of Egypt from 300 BCE to 300 CE known from Greek, Latin and Egyptian sources. Searches may be done by combinations of criteria: name, location, occupation, and others. This site also connects to the Leuven Database of Ancient Books, which covers all known ancient manuscripts of literary texts, and to the Fayum Project, a database of all villages in the Fayum district known from papyri and inscriptions.

Telamon: Online Library of the Ancient Greek Inscriptions from Bulgaria
Hosted by St. Kliment Ohridski Sofia University, Department of Classics, the aim is to create a digital library of the ancient Greek inscriptions found in Bulgaria. Their total number counts more than 3500 written in a period of about 1000 years (6th century BC — 4th century AD). The focus is currently on the digitilising the inscriptions of the most eminent poleis of the Roman Thrace, Philippopolis and Augusta Traiana. They are approximately 1600, 1200 of which are already included in IGBulg.

Trismegistos
An interdisciplinary portal of papyrological and epigraphical resources dealing with Egypt and the Nile valley between roughly 800 BC and AD 800.

University of Michigan Papyrus Collection
The collection contains over 7,000 inventory numbers and more than 10,000 individual fragments. You may search approximately 2,500 records (with images) in open-text format via University of Michigan's APIS interface, or you may search records of Michigan papyri, along with that of all the other APIS partner institutions, via the APIS central interface at Columbia University.

What's New in Papyrology
Recent publications of papyri & ostraca, 4th BC-8th AD; conferences, lectures etc. from Papy-L and other sources as noted.

MEDIEVAL REFERENCE

Dictionaries (Medieval Reference)

Database of Latin Dictionaries - UCB access only
Easy to use search tool of several important medieval Latin dictionaries (Du Cange; Blaise, Dictionnaire latin-français des auteurs chrétiens; Dictionnaire latin-français des auteurs du Moyen-Âge; Forcellini). The search also covers Lewis and Short, a classical Latin dictionary that includes Late Latin and especially Christian Latin.

Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus - UCB access only
Please note: Access via Acta Sanctorum--Click on Search, then click on Lexicon.
Jan Frederik Niermeyer's Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus (also see PA2890.N54 2002 Art/Classics) is a compendious lexicon relating to medieval history. The data is based on the 1984 edition and includes Niermeyer's original Medieval Latin Dictionary and Index Fontium plus the completing entries by Co van de Kieft through 1976. Note: Searching or browsing will only retrieve hits which correspond exactly to the search term; therefore, use a wildcard (*) to search for wordstems or use the browse list. Following the original edition, the vowels "i" and "u" have been distinguished from the consonants "i' and "u", the latter being represented as "j" and "v".

Orbis Latinus
A dictionary of Latin place names compiled by J. G. Graesse (1909). For a fuller update (print only), see: Orbis Latinus; Lexikon lateinischer geographischer Namen des Mittelalters und der Neuzeit, G107.G8 1972 Doe Reference.

Full Text Databases (Medieval Reference)

Acta Sanctorum - UCB access only
Electronic version of the complete printed text of Acta Sanctorum, BX4655.A2 1863 MAIN, published by the Société des Bollandistes. The collection of documents examines the lives of saints, organised according to each saint's feast day, from the two January volumes published in 1643 to the Propylaeum to December published in 1940. The database contains the entire Acta Sanctorum, including all prefatory material, original texts, critical apparatus and indices. Bibliotheca Hagiographica Latina reference numbers are included. Note: A cross-searchable engine allows simultaneous searching in both Acta Sanctorum and Patrologia Latina databases. Also included is Brill's edition of Jan Frederik Niermeyer's Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus, PA2890.N54 2002 Art/Classics.

Bibliotheca Augustana
An important online collection of a great number of post-Classical Latin texts from Late Antiquity to the Renaissance (e.g. Itinerarium Egeriae, Carmina Burana, De tribus impostoribus); most texts are based on scholarly editions, all used editions are specified. To use, click on Biblioteca Latina, then on Index Chronologicus or Index Alphabeticus.

Library of Latin Texts (LLT - A) - UCB access only
This compilation includes a broad range of patristic and later Latin authors drawn from such collections as the Corpus christianorum, the Corpus scriptorum ecclesiasticorum, the Monumenta Germaniae Historica, and virtually all the editions found in the Bibliotheca Teubneriana Latina.
User Guide

Monumenta Germaniae Historica - UCB access only
Collection of original texts and commentaries dealing with German history from the earliest written sources through the 15th century. Currently, the online version is an interim one which allows consultation of digitized pages from the print edition, and which is intended to bridge the gap until the full-text version is ready to use.

Patrologia Graecae
Electronic version of the 221 volumes of the first edition of Jacque-Paul Migne's Patrologia Latina (1844-1855 and 1862-1865). Patrologia Latina comprises the works of the Church Fathers from Tertullian in 200 AD to the death of Pope Innocent III in 1216. Search by author, work, and all words occurring in the texts, including boolean, proximity and truncated searching; browse through indexed terms. For many of the works in Migne, more modern editions are electronically available in the Library of Latins Texts.

Patrologia Latina - UCB access only
Electronic version of the 221 volumes of the first edition of Jacque-Paul Migne's Patrologia Latina (1844-1855 and 1862-1865). Patrologia Latina comprises the works of the Church Fathers from Tertullian in 200 AD to the death of Pope Innocent III in 1216. Search by author, work, and all words occurring in the texts, including boolean, proximity and truncated searching; browse through indexed terms. For many of the works in Migne, more modern editions are electronically available in the Library of Latins Texts.

Ut per litteras apostolicas / Papal Letters - UCB access only
Electronic version of the Registres et lettres des Papes du XIIIème siècle (32 vols.: Rome, 1883-) and the Registres et lettres des Papes du XIVe siècle (48 vols.: Rome, 1899-). Covers the most varied aspects of medieval society: church institutions; clergy; papal states; politics; the legal system; taxation; government and finance; secular society; religious life; intellectual and artistic life; the economy; wars; law and order; the environment and natural disasters; and, daily life.

Resources for the Study of Manuscripts (Medieval Reference)

Abbreviationes
Standard reference work for deciphering and transcribing medieval Latin manuscripts. Consists of a database (Main Dictionary) and a database application (Abbreviationes). The database currently comprises over 70,000 entries, nearly five times as many as in the printed dictionaries by Walther, Chassant, De la Braa, Cappelli, and Pelzer combined.

Digital Scriptorum
Image database of medieval and renaissance manuscripts that unites scattered resources from many institutions into an international tool for teaching and scholarly research. It bridges the gap between a diverse user community and the limited resources of libraries by means of sample imaging and extensive rather than intensive cataloging.

In Principio - UCB access only
Research tool for scholars interested in the writers, texts and manuscripts of Antiquity, the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. Includes approximately one million incipits.

ITER: Gateway to the Renaissance - UCB access only
Indexes over 300 journal titles to create a bibliography of articles, essays, books and reviews related to the Middle Ages and the Renaissance (400-1700). Includes a number of databases useful to the fields of classical, medieval, and Renaissance studies such as Iter Italicum, a catalog of Renaissance humanistic manuscripts found in libraries and collections around the world, International Directory of Scholars, International Directory of Renaissance and Reformation Associations and Institutes, and Scholars of Early Modern Studies (volume 34).

Manuscripta Mediaevalia
A full text search of all major manuscript catalogues from German libraries (Munich, Berlin, etc.). Hits lead to the scanned pages of the catalogues, which can also be browsed or read online.

Vetus Latina Database (VLD) - UCB access only
The Vetus Latina Dabase is an electronic index to all Greek and Latin patristic citations or allusions to the pre-Vulgate editions of the Bible, collected by the Vetus Latina Institut in Beuron, Germany.

Other Resources (encyclopedias, bibliographies, etc.) (Medieval Reference)

Analecta Hymnica Medii Aevi, 500 - 1400 - UCB access only
Contains texts of hymns of the Catholic Church, 500 - 1400. This complete digital edition allows for searching the full text of the hymns, including the bibliographic references to manuscripts and prints. The user may also search by author and title, and browse by volume.

Bibliographie de Civilisation Médiévale - UCB access only
Comprehensive, current bibliography of monographs worldwide and listings of miscellany volumes (conference proceedings, essay collections or Festschriften). Comprises 50,000 titles from 1958 to the present; i.e. the whole of the relevant elements from the bibliography of the Cahiers de civilisation médiévale. Fully classified by date, subject and location, and provides full bibliographical records. Covers all aspects of history, language and literature, philosophy, theology, art history, archaeology in the Western, Byzantine and Islamic worlds.

International Encyclopedia for the Middle Ages - UCB access only
New supplement to the Lexikon des Mittelalters (LexMA), produced under the joint auspices of the UCLA Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies and Brepols Publishers. The chronological range of IEMA is 300-1500 CE, covering all of Europe, North Africa, and the Middle East. IEMA compliments and fills in gaps in the coverage of the present Lexikon des Mittelalters (LexMA).

International Medieval Bibliography - UCB access only
Comprehensive, current bibliography of 300,000+ articles in journals and miscellany volumes (conference proceedings, essay collections or Festschriften) worldwide relating to the medieval world (classics, art, archaeology, history, theology, Islamic studies, music, etc.). Coverage is from 1967.. Fully classified by date, subject and location, and provide full bibliographical records for work published throughout Europe, the Americas and the Asia-Pacific region.

Lexikon des Mittelalters Online / Brepolis Medieval Encyclopaedias - UCB access only
Based upon the most important encyclopaedia in the world for medievalists (published in German between 1977 and 1999), LexMA’s 36,700 signed articles written by 3,000 authors covers all aspects of medieval studies within the period 300 to 1500. Its geographical scope covers the whole of Europe, part of the Middle East, and parts of North Africa to document the roots of Western culture and those of its neighbours in the Byzantine, Arab and Jewish worlds.

ELECTRONIC BOOKS

e-LIBRARY / John S. Latsis Public Benefit Foundation
E-books in the Museums Cycle include: The Archaeological Museum of Olympia; The National Archaeological Museum; The Archaeological Museum of Delphi; The Archaeological Museum of Herakleion; The Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki; Delos; Elefsis: The Archaeological Site and the Museum; The Archaeological Museum of Piraeus; The Acropolis Museum, and Greece at the Benaki Museum. E-books in the Arts Cycle include: The Survival of Byzantine Sacred Art; Gyzis; Louis Dupré; Greek Marine Painting, and 100 Years National Theatre.

ELECTRONIC JOURNALS

Find E-Journals A-Z
Use this list to find electronic journal titles available through The Library. (Conditions of use)

JSTOR

Acta Classica

Aegyptus

Aevum

American Journal of Archaeology

American Journal of Archaeology and of the History of the Fine Arts

American Journal of Philology

Anatolia. Anadolu.

Ancient Narrative

Antike und Abendland

Antiquité Tardive

Archaeological Reports

Arethusa

Athenian Agora

Britannia

Bulletin of the American Society of Papyrologists

Bulletin of the Institute of Classical Studies

Byzantine and modern Greek studies

Cambridge Classical Journal

Classical Antiquity

Classical Journal

Classical Philology

Classical Quarterly

Classical Review

Classics@

Classics Ireland

Cuadernos de filología clásica: Estudios griegos e indoeuropeos

Cuadernos de filología clásica: Estudios latinos

Current Epigraphy

Dictynna : revue de poétique latine

Electronic Antiquity

Emerita

Epigraphica Anatolica

Forum Archaeologiae

Gnomon

Göttinger Forum für Altertumswissenschaft: GFA

Greece and Rome

Greek, Roman and Byzantine Studies

Harvard Studies in Classical Philology

Helios

Hephaistos

Hermes

Hesperia

Hesperia. Supplement

Historia : Zeitschrift für alte Geschichte

International Journal of the Classical Tradition

Journal of Early Christian Studies

Journal of Hellenic Studies

Journal of Late Antiquity

Journal of Mediterranean Archaeology

Journal of Roman Archaeology (Table of Contents only)

Journal of Roman Studies

Kadmos

Karthago

Klio

Latomus

Leeds International Classical Studies

Mélanges d'archéologie et d'histoire

Mélanges de l'École française de Rome. Antiquité

Mélanges de l'École française de Rome. Italie et Méditerranée

Millennium Jahrbuch - Millennium Yearbook

Mnemosyne

Myrtia

New Voices In Classical Reception Studies

Philologus

Phoenix

Phronesis

Plato : Internet Journal of the International Plato Society

Polis : The Journal of the Society for Greek Political Thought

Revue archéologique

Revue de philologie, de littérature et d'histoire anciennes

Revue des Études Latines (Table of Contents only)

Rheinisches Museum für Philologie

Studi Romani

Symbolae Osloenses

Tekmeria

Transactions and Proceedings of the American Philological Association

Vierteljahrschrift für Sozial- und Wirtschaftsgeschichte

Vigiliae Christianae

World Archaeology

Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik

BOOK REVIEWS

American Journal of Archaeology - UC access only
Book reviews available through JSTOR, beginning with Vol. 29, No. 2, Apr. - Jun., 1925 onwards. The last 5 years are not available online through JSTOR. Click on an issue; the reviews appear towards the bottom.

Book Review Index - UCB access only
More than 5 million citations to book reviews from thousands of publications.

Bryn Mawr Classical Review
Searchable archive of all issues from 1990-, including books received. Keyword searchable.

Classical Review - UCB access only
Access online content via OskiCat.

Gnomon Online
Gnomon Online database provides access to the complete journal Gnomon (since 1928) and the quarterly bibliographic appendix from 1990 onwards. Covers nearly 500,000 publications in the fields of Ancient History, Archaeology and Philology. Includes comprehensive English thesaurus. Search by keyword, author, title, year.

DICTIONARIES & ENCYCLOPEDIAS

Brill's New Pauly - UCB access only
Over 27,000 articles, which provide comprehensive coverage of the ancient world from the prehistory of the Aegean (2nd millennium BCE) to late antiquity (600-800 CE). The New Pauly Online combines 1) the Realencyclopädie der classischen Altertumswissenschaft, published in German in 68 volumes and 15 supplementary volumes between 1839 and 1980; 2) the abridged version of the Pauly, Der kleine Pauly, published in five volumes between 1964 and 1975; 3)Der neue Pauly, which was published in German in 15 volumes between 1996 and 2003.

Database of Latin Dictionaries - UCB access only
Easy to use search tool of several important medieval Latin dictionaries (Du Cange; Blaise, Dictionnaire latin-français des auteurs chrétiens; Dictionnaire latin-français des auteurs du Moyen-Âge; Forcellini). The search also covers Lewis and Short, a classical Latin dictionary that includes Late Latin and especially Christian Latin.

Dictionnaire des Antiquités Grecques et Romaines
Online version of Ch. Daremberg and E. Saglio's 10-volume dictionary, DE5.D2 AH-C.

International Encyclopedia for the Middle Ages - UCB access only
New supplement to the Lexikon des Mittelalters (LexMA), produced under the joint auspices of the UCLA Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies and Brepols Publishers. The chronological range of IEMA is 300-1500 CE, covering all of Europe, North Africa, and the Middle East. IEMA compliments and fills in gaps in the coverage of the present Lexikon des Mittelalters (LexMA).

Lexikon des Mittelalters Online / Brepolis Medieval Encyclopaedias - UCB access only
Based upon the most important encyclopaedia in the world for medievalists (published in German between 1977 and 1999), LexMA’s 36,700 signed articles written by 3,000 authors covers all aspects of medieval studies within the period 300 to 1500. Its geographical scope covers the whole of Europe, part of the Middle East, and parts of North Africa to document the roots of Western culture and those of its neighbours in the Byzantine, Arab and Jewish worlds.

Orbis Latinus
Dictionary of Latin place names compiled by J. G. Graesse (1909). For a more complete update (print only), please consult Orbis Latinus; Lexikon lateinischer geographischer Namen des Mittelalters und der Neuzeit <[c1972]> Grossausgabe, bearb. und hrsg. von Helmut Plechl unter Mitarbeit von Sophie-Charlotte Plechl. DREF G107.G8 1972, v.1-3.

Oxford Classical Dictionary - UCB access only
1996, 3rd edition.

Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium - UCB access only
An important research tool with more than 5,000 entries covering all aspects of Byzantine history, from the 4th century to the 15th.

Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt - UCB access only
Approximately 600 entries covering the prehistoric, predynastic, and dynastic phases of ancient Egypt. Treats all branches of Egyptology: archaeology; anthropology; architecture; linguistics; literary studies; epigraphy; papyrology; history; art history; religion; economics; ecology; geomorphology; and life sciences.

Thesaurus Linguae Latinae (TLL) Online - UC access only
TLL Online is a comprehensive, ongoing scholarly dictionary of ancient Latin from the earliest times through AD 600. TLL currently contains all lexicon articles published up to 2008 (letters A-M, O, P-pomifer, porta-pulso), the articles in the Onomasticon volumes (letters C and D), the Index librorum, and the Praemonenda de rationibus et usu operis (a multilingual introduction to the printed version of the Thesaurus). Identical to the printed version, new fascicles will be added yearly.

LIBRARY CATALOGS

OskiCat
Find books and journals held in most UCB campus libraries.
GUIDE

Melvyl
NGM is the library catalog of all campuses of the University of California Libraries. Search holdings, selected full-text articles, ebooks, digital content, archival information, and more.

WorldCat - UC access only
WorldCat contains the catalogs of more than 41,000 libraries worldwide. Includes citations for books, journals, manuscripts, maps, music scores, sound recordings, films, computer files, newspapers, slides, videotapes, etc. To access this database from off campus, please consult the UC Berkeley Library Proxy Server Service for complete information and instructions.

Copac
Catalog listings of over 70 major UK and Irish libraries, including national libraries, university libraries and research libraries.

Karlsruhe Virtual Catalog (KVK)
The Karlsruhe Virtual Catalog is a meta search interface which allows you to access library and book trade catalogs online, with an emphasis on Western Europe.

Tsakopoulos Hellenic Collection
With a focus on the Hellenic world, the collection contains early through contemporary materials across the social sciences and humanities relating to Greece, its neighboring countries and surrounding region. Search the collection via the CSU Sacramento Library catalog and limiting location to the Tsakopoulos Collection on the Advanced Search screen.

LOCAL CD-ROMS

[The following Classics related CD-ROM titles are Library Use Only and for use at the CD-Rom Station; Please request at the Art History/Classics Circulation Desk]

Bibliotheca Teubneriana Latina
PA6105.B5 1999 compu/d (+ user's guide)
A database comprising all the Latin texts which have appeared in the Bibliotheca scriptorum Graecorum et Romanorum Teubneriana since its foundation. Contains over 600 works from almost 300 authors, providing access to all the Latin texts of antiquity from the beginning until the end of the second century A.D., including such important Late Antique authors as Ammianus Marcellinus and Macrobius. Allows searches of the entire corpus based on an analysis of word-forms or combinations of word-forms. Note: See accompanying user guide located next to the computer under call number PA6105.B5 1999 compu/d guide.

Byzantinische Zeitschrift Bibliographie
PA5000.B82 compu/d
Bibliography covering volumes 83(1990) - 94(2001), Suppl. I-III. Provides simple, complex, full-text, and keyword searching.

Die Fragmente der griechischen Historiker / Jacoby
PA3490.J3 2005 compu/d
The Jacoby on CD-ROM consists of three parts covering the 15 volumes in print: I (Genealogy and Mythography), II (Universal and Contemporary History; Chronography), and III (Ethnography and Horography). All fragments and commentaries are fully searchable, and extensive indexes facilitate access.

Paulys Realencyclopädie der classischen Altertumswissenschaft. Gesamtregister
DE5.P33 1997
General index to the 83 volumes that comprise Paulys Realencyclopädie der classischen Altertumswissenschaft, including the supplements, addenda and corrigenda. Volume 1, also available in paper under the same call number listed above, is an alphabetical index to subject entries.

Prosopography of the Byzantine Empire. I, 641-867
DF505.5.P76 2001 compu/d
Intends to record all surviving information about every individual mentioned in Byzantine textual sources, together with as many as possible the individuals recorded in seal sources in the period 641-867. Complements Prosopographie der mittelbyzantinischen Zeit, DF553.P76 1998.

ABBREVIATIONS

Abbreviations Used in American Journal of Archaeology

Abbreviations for Scholarly Society Journal Titles (1323 - 1799)

Abbreviations of Authors and Works in Diccionario Griego-Español

Abbreviations Used in Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae

L'Année Philologique Abbreviations Key with UCB Periodical Location Information

University of Chicago Serial Guide
Provides variant abbreviations for journals covering Classics, Ancient Near East, Medieval Latin and Byzantium.

MUSEUMS

Acropolis Museum, Athens

Allard Pierson Museum

Ashmolean Museum of Art & Archaeology, Oxford

Benaki Museum, Athens

British Museum, London

Louvre, Paris

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

IMAGE DATABASES

Ara Pacis Augustae
Images of the Ara Pacis Augustae, including the monument, the Museo dell’Ara Pacis in which the altar is displayed, and of related materials..

Artstor - UC access only
Artstor is a comprehensive image database containing approximately 1,000,000 images documenting artistic traditions across many times and cultures and embraces architecture, painting, sculpture, photography, decorative arts, and design as well as many other forms of visual culture.
UCB User Guide to Artstor

Artstor Subject Guide on Classical Studies highlights content related to the ancient Mediterranean world, as illustrated by images of architecture, architectural decoration, sculpture, vases, mosaics, jewelry, metalwork, etc.

The Beazley Archive
The Beazley Archive is the largest single collection of images from Greek vases, gems, art, sculpture, photographs, glass slides, antiquaria and inscriptions. A good place to find images from both classical myths and everyday life, with full scholarly apparatus. Includes dictionary with images.

British Museum
Currently includes 279,713 objects in the online collection, of which 126,401 have one or more images.

Census of Antique Works of Art and Architecture Known in the Renaissance - UCB Access Only
The Census of Antique Works of Art and Architecture Known in the Renaissance is an image database of ancient works of art known during the Renaissance, along with information about them: authorship; conventional title; provenance; current and former locations; Renaissance texts discussing them; and some modern scholarship. It includes 10,000 ancient monuments, 20,000 references to Renaissance texts, and 30,000 photographs.
User Guide

Web access is automatic if you click on "Dyabola Databases" from UCB Library computers. On the screen, check the box labeled "IP-Zugang", then click on "Start", then choose Census database.  To access these databases from off campus, please consult the UC Berkeley Library Proxy Server Service for complete information and instructions.

Accessing using Mac OSX:  Only Safari and Netscape are supported for access through the proxy server for Dyabola databases. Even if you are accessing from on-campus locations, we recommend using these browsers to avoid service interruptions.

Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum : CVAOnline
A searchable collection of more than 100,000 digital images of decorated Greek pottery, drawn from the illustrations of the out-of-print fascicles of the Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum. The print version of CVA is arranged by country, then by holding institution, and surveys comprehensively collections of Greek vases in museums around the world.

Getty Research Library, Photo Study Collection
The Getty Research Library's Photo Study Collection, a work in progress, contains approximately two million photographs that document works of art and architecture. Approximately half of the Getty photographic holdings are represented.

HAVRC Online: the online catalog & image database of the History of Art Visual Resources Collection, University of California, Berkeley
HAVRC Online is the visual online public access catalog to the 35mm slide and photographic print collection of the History of Art Visual Resources Collection at the University of California, Berkeley. The analog collection numbers nearly 400,000 slides and 230,000 photographs. Digital images number approximately 30,000.

LUCI - UC access only
The Library of UC Images contains 3,690 images on ancient Greek and Roman antiquities and California art and architecture.

Roman Republican Coins in the British Museum
A catalogue of the Roman Republican coins in the British Museum, with descriptions and chronology based on M.H. Crawford, Roman Republican Coinage (1974). Brings together over 12,000 coins.

Slide and Photograph Image Retrieval Online (SPIRO)
SPIRO is the visual online catalog to the 35 mm slide collection of the Architectural Visual Resources Library at the University of California, Berkeley. Contains images of photographs and drawings from approximately 2,000 books, 200 periodicals, as well as postcards, posters, and calendars.

Tebtunis Papyri Database - UC access only
Contains detailed records for over 1,900 papyrus documents, and a small group of ostraka. Includes the Berkeley and Regional Partners Database and the APIS Project Database at Columbia.

SELECTED BLOGS/WEB RESOURCES

Ancient Greek Tutorials
Developed by the Department of Classics of the University of California, Berkeley, and the Berkeley Language Center, this tutorial contains the following modules: pronunciation guide; pronunciation practice; accentuation tutorial; accentuation practice; principal parts; vocabulary; verb drill; paradigms; and noun drill.

Ancient World Open Bibliographies
Emphasis on areas surrounding the Mediterranean during the later Bronze and Iron Ages, with special emphasis on Greek and Roman.

Archaeology in Greece Online (AGOnline)
Topographical database with a mapping feature to locate field projects within sites and regions. AGOnline is a joint project of the École française d’Athènes and the British School at Athens. Divided by region, AGOnline reflects the respective research traditions and current interests of the two Schools. Records thus appear in either English or French, but searches always return the full range of data.

AWOL - The Ancient World Online
Open access material relating to the ancient world, from the beginnings of human habitation to the late antique / early Islamic period.

Blogging Pompeii
A blog for all those who work on Pompeii and the other archaeological sites of the Bay of Naples.

Classics at Oxford
The homepage of the Faculty of Classics at the University of Oxford and of its two sub-faculties of Classical Languages & Literature and Ancient History. The Resources Page includes local Oxford online resources and projects, including a Lexicon of Greek Personal Names, The Oxyrhynchus Papyri Project, and The Beazley Archive.

Current Epigraphy
Reports news and events in Greek and Latin epigraphy. Publishes workshop and conference announcements, notices of discoveries, publications and reviews, project reports, and descriptive links to digital epigraphic projects.

Electronic Resources for Classicists: The Second Generation
Large collection of gateways and links organized by the staff of the Thesaurus Linguae Graecae at UC Irvine.

Papyri.info
Dedicated to the study of ancient papyrological documents. It offers links to papyrological resources and a customized search engine (Papyrological Navigator) capable of retrieving information from multiple related sites. The Papyrological Navigator currently retrieves and displays information from the Advanced Papyrological Information System (APIS), the Duke Databank of Documentary Papyri (DDbDP) and the Heidelberger Gesamtverzeichnis (HGV).

Perseus Digital Library
The biggest single online source for information about classical antiquity. Although it started with a focus on classical texts, images, and reference tools, it now spans many other topics.

Pleiades
Provides scholars, students and enthusiasts worldwide the ability to use, create and share historical geographic information about the Greek and Roman world in digital form.

Roman Republican Coins in the British Museum
A catalogue of the Roman Republican coins in the British Museum, with descriptions and chronology based on M.H. Crawford, Roman Republican Coinage (1974). Brings together over 12,000 coins.

The Stoa Consortium
News, projects, and links for digital classicists.

What's New in Papyrology
Recent publications of papyri & ostraca, 4th BC-8th AD; conferences, lectures etc. from Papy-L and other sources as noted.

 


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