Note: Some texts are buried
deep in e-archives. If title link does not work, click source.
The Research Archives of the Oriental Institute
(Chicago) indexes web pages by author, project title, subject or journal.
Comprehensive guide to advanced scholarly research on the ANE.
Ellie Crystal's illustrated e-dictionary of
ancient peoples & places includes pages on Akkadia,
Website developed for Nancy Demand's course on
& medicine in ancient cultures (Egypt,
Homepage of the publishers of Biblical
Archaeological Review, Bible
Review, & Archaeology
Odyssey which feature articles on
discoveries & debates on the ancient eastern Mediterranean world, many
The Special Collections of Duke U offers
on-line access to texts about & images of 1373 Egyptian papyri from late
antiquity (Greco-Roman era). Religion-related
papyri range from pagan cults &
magic to Coptic Christianity & early Islam.
Mark McDonald's extensive well-researched
collection combines excerpts from historical & biblical texts,
archaeological reports, & images of places & peoples spanning the
eastern Mediterranean from Turkey to Egypt to Iran from prehistoric times
through the early centuries CE & acts as gateway to related resources
elsewhere on the internet.
Collection of classic (19th-early 20th c.) B/W
photos of historic
sites throughout the NE posted by
UChicago Library for free download.
This guided tour of the UCOI's resources
provides highlights of the collections, photographic archives, archaeological
& philological projects.
K. C. Hanson catalogs 250+ major on-line resources
for research on the Mediterranean world in antiquity.
John Heise sets his cyber-textbook on
grammar against an historical
panorama of ancient Mesopotamian
From U of Chicago's electronic open stacks: a
facsimile edition of classic 1836 Egyptian grammar (in French).
elegantly-illustrated e-textbook includes an introduction to heiroglyphic
script, sign lists, a concise grammer & a key to deciphering royal
names & titles (Ancient
Robert Oshana provides an audio-visual
introduction to Aramaic script, phonetics & vocabulary.
Text Corpus of Sumerian Literature offers an introduction to the
oldest known Mesopotamian language & the deciphering of cuneiform
Digging. Help fill holes.
This page was revised 10 February 2006