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General Resources

American Classical League

ACL Homepage presents an extensive list of on-line academic resources for teaching Greek, Latin & classical cultures.

Asklepius & Healing Cults (off-line 5/22/06)

Web page designed by Suzanne Bonefas posts sources for the myth of Asklepius, cult hymns, reports of miraculous cures & links to virtual tours of shrines at Epidauros & Pergamum.

Biblioteca Arcana

Neo-pagan revival of the religious life of ancient Greek & Rome includes research on seasonal festivals, the Pythagorean pentacle, the Saturnalia, etc.

Gnomon On-Line: Bibliographische Datenbank

Bibliography of on-line resources of classical world enables searches by title & author or a downloadable thesaurus. Bi-lingual website of Jurgen Malitz posts assorted messages in either German or English.

Interactive Ancient Mediterranean 

Multimedia on-line atlas provides high quality topical maps of the ancient Mediterranean & pages of images & information on important places (Dept of Classics, U of North Carolina).

The Internet Classics Archive

Daniel C. Stevenson's award-winning site provides a collection of almost 400 texts by Greek & Roman authors in classic ET (formatted for on-line searches & downloading). Sources of particular significance for history of religion include Homer, Plato's dialogues, Plotinus, Tacitus & Virgil. Works catalogued by author (site operational but not maintained since 2000).

K. C. Hanson's Classified Bibliographies

On-line lists of recent scholarly literature on Greco-Roman Studies & the Bible, Greco-Roman Ceremony & Ritual, & parallels between Hellenic, Semitic & Anatolian Cultures.

Livius: Articles on Ancient History

Dutch historian Jona Lendering's award winning web of illustrated/hyper-linked articles on almost every aspect of ancient history.

The Classics Page at Ad Fontes Academy

Features a Latin Library with attractive e-editions of original Latin texts (without translation) by authors from Apuleius to Vergil & links to major WWW classics resources.

Mythology in Western Art

Ora Zehavi provides an extensive on-line exhibit depicting the Olympians in coins, paintings & sculpture from 600 bce to the present.

The Perseus Digital Library

Tufts U's Classics Department's evolving website on ancient Greece (& now Rome) is the most extensive on-line archive of classic texts (in Greek, Latin & ET). Scholarly tools include lexica, word search tools & morphological analyses. Annotated encyclopedia articles introduce major authors (including Hesiod, Homer, & Plato). Over 33,000 images include archaeological site plans & photos of coins, vases, architecture & (soon) sculpture.

POxy: Oxyrhynchus On-Line

Ambitious Oxford U site designed to put the complete contents of the Egyptian papyri on the internet. Numbered Table of contents will give easy access to 80+ volumes containing thousands of documents (NT texts not yet hyper-linked).

The Stele

Homepage of Omphalos, an on-line clearinghouse for Greco-Roman neo-pagan resources.

Women's Life in Greece & Rome

Mary Lefkowitz & Maureen Fant post texts illustrating the social role of women in antiquity including a broad range of religious contexts, such as the bacchanalia, the vestal virgins, & the martyrdom of the philosopher Hypatia.

 


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