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Databases

Academic Search Complete (EBSCO)

Provides full text for more than 5,300 scholarly publications, including full text for 4,400 peer-reviewed journals. Coverage spans virtually every area of academic study and offers information dating as far back as 1865.

Project MUSE

Scholarly journals in a broad range of subjects - view title list.

Research Library (ProQuest)

Provides access to full-text journals across a wide range of subject areas, including business, education, literature, political science, and psychology.

Literature Online (LION) with MLA (ProQuest)

A fully searchable library of more than 350,000 works of English and American poetry, drama and prose, 160 full-text literature journals, and other key criticism and reference resources, including the MLA International Bibliography.

MLA International Bibliography (ProQuest)

The MLA International Bibliography is a classified listing and subject index of scholarly books and articles on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics. Includes indexing from 1963 onwards, with over 1.7 million records, plus bibliographic information from the MLA Directory of Periodicals on over 7,100 journals and book series.

JSTOR

A journal archive covering arts, humanities, and social sciences. Coverage extends until 3-5 years ago. *Current issues may be available in other databases - to see our complete full-text coverage for a particular journal title, use the Magazines/Journal search in the library catalog.

Grove Art Online

Full text of The Dictionary of Art and The Oxford Companion to Western Art.

Art Museum Image Gallery (Wilson)

A collection of high-quality, digital images of art from around the world. Cultures and time periods represented range from contemporary art, Native American and Inuit art, to ancient Greek, Roman, and Egyptian works, along with Japanese and Chinese works. Includes over 96,000 high-quality images with a full description. Many images include curatorial text, provenance data, and detail or multiple views. May be searched simultaneously with Current Biography Illustrated.

Grove Music Online

Full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz.

Humanities & Social Sciences Index Retrospective

An index covering a wide range of interdisciplinary fields in a broad array of humanities and social sciences journals. Covers 1907-1984. Linked full text may be available in other GTL databases.

Print Resources

LC call number ranges: BL [Religions & Mythology], BM [Judaism], BR [Christianity], BS [the Bible], CB [History of Civilization], CC [Archaeology], DE [History of the Greco-Roman World]

Archaeology and Ancient Civilizations

The Encyclopedia of Ancient Civilizations

REF CB 311 .E53
Guide to the world’s earliest civilizations.

Encyclopedia of Archaeology: History and Discoveries

REF CC 100 .E54 2001 [3 v.]
Worldwide coverage of important sites, cultures, museums, etc.

Greek and Roman Mythology and Culture

Civilization of the Ancient Mediterranean: Greece & Rome

REF DE 59 .C55 1988 [3 v.]
In-depth encyclopedia covering all aspects of Greek and Roman culture.

Gods and Mortals in Classical Mythology

REF BL 715 .G67 1973
Illustrated dictionary of deities, men, and women in Greek and Roman myth.

Women of Classical Mythology

REF BL 715 .B445 1991
Dictionary of women, goddesses, and heroines in Greek and Roman myth.

Websites

ETANA: Electronic Tools and Ancient Near Eastern Archives

A collection of electronic texts, archaeological projects, and other information related to ancient Assyria, Babylonia, and Mesopotamia.

Diotima: Materials for the Study of Women and Gender in the Ancient World

Bibliographies, anthologies, images, and full-text sources.

Encyclopedia Mythica

Mythology and folklore, including gods, heroes, and mythical beasts.

Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Articles and information about people and ideas.

Literary Resources: Classical and Biblical (Rutgers University)

Links to resources, many of which have full text.

Perseus Digital Library: Greek and Roman Materials (Tufts University)

A huge collection of literature, art, and history. Greek and Roman texts are available in translation and in their original languages.

 

Last updated 09-10-07