L'Année Philologique The primary database for classical studies. L'Année Philologique provides information on the history, language, literature, and civilization of ancient Greece and Rome from 500 BCE to 800.
Comprehensive overview of the major cultures of the classical Mediterranean world, including Greek, Hellenistic, and Roman, from the Bronze Age to the 5th century CE
Includes the legacy of the classical world and its interpretation and influence in subsequent centuries
Comprehensive coverage of the classical world from literature and history to religion, science, and archaeology
Includes subjects relevant to the 21st century such as nationalism, race, gender, anthropology, and ecology
Drawing on the latest edition of the highly praised Oxford Classical Dictionary, the Companion offers articles on diverse fields such as, history and politics; ethics and morals; law and punishment; social and family life; language, literature, and art; religion and mythology; technology, science, and medicine.
The Encyclopedia of Ancient History is the only comprehensive collection of twenty-first century scholarship available on the entire ancient Mediterranean world. It contains over 5,000 original entries spanning the late Bronze Age through the seventh century CE. Entries extend to all Mediterranean civilizations, including the Near East and Egypt, and represent an unprecedented level of coverage of the ancient world.
Focusing exclusively on real people, this is a dictionary of ancient biography, covering Greek and Roman history and politics, literature, philosophy, science, and art. Shorter entries provide lucid factual accounts, while the longer entries are short essays covering major historical and cultural themes in antiquity, centred round individuals as varied as Herodotus, Socrates, Plato, Alexander the Great, and Augustus.
A current and comprehensive reference resource for the visual arts of the Classical period. It features an abundance of in-depth articles on this field of enduring importance—from biographies to thematic entries on architecture, ceramics, metalwork, mosaics, painting and sculpture.
English edition of the authoritative Der Neue Pauly, an encyclopedia of the ancient world
Part One: Antiquity covers Greco-Roman antiquity, spanning more than 2000 years of history from the second millennium BC to early medieval Europe
Part Two: Classical Tradition covers the aftermath of antiquity, and the process of reinterpretation and revaluation of ancient heritage, including the history of classical scholarship
This site contains hundreds of texts of English translations of primary sources in ancient history. It also contains links to other sites containing texts and visuals.
Use menu on left to navigate. Some broken links because website is old. If it says 2nd, it is a secondary source.
The locations of settlements, roads, structures of other types, bodies of water, and natural land features are mapped, with distinctive designations for partial and reconstructed names, sites known only by their modern names, uncertain locations, and so forth.
Contains information and images from museums, monuments and archaeological sites in Greece, as well as special events or projects for Greek history, such as Ancient Olympic Games and the Return of sculptures of Parthenon.