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Greek and Roman Studies

A guide to Greek and Roman studies resources in UVic Libraries

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Use this page to find primary source materials for Greek and Roman Studies.

Primary Sources

Classical Myth: The Ancient Sources 

Duke Papyrus Archive  

Electronic access to texts about and images of nearly 1,400 papyri from ancient Egypt. The target audience includes: papyrologists, ancient historians, archaeologists, biblical scholars, classicists, Coptologists, Egyptologists, students of literature and religion and all others interested in ancient Egypt.

Internet Ancient History Sourcebook  

Perseus Digital Library  

An evolving digital library, engineering interactions through time, space, and language. The image collection covers history, literature and culture of the Greco-Roman world.

Thesaurus Linguae Graecae (TLG)  

The TLG has collected and digitized most literary texts written in Greek from Homer to the fall of Byzantium in AD 1453. Its goal is to create a comprehensive digital library of Greek literature from antiquity to the present era.

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.