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Classical Studies

Here are some sites to help you find out about classical Greece and Rome.

* Credo reference
Use the subject search to search full text reference books.
Access this with your library card number and password / PIN, or at our libraries.
* Oxford Reference Online
Use the subject search to search full text Oxford reference books.
Access this with your library card number and password / PIN, or at our libraries.
* The Foundation of the Hellenic World
Hellenic culture and history. Interactive tours, museum exhibits.
* Internet Ancient History Sourcebook.
Full text primary sources from the ancient world.
* Perseus Project
A digital library of resources for the study of the ancient world and beyond.
* The Greeks
A timeline and information on famous Greek people (Homer, Socrates), Greek culture (including the origins of the Olympic games), politics, warfare and architecture.
* The Roman Emperors
An on-line encyclopedia on the rulers of the Roman empire from Augustus (27 BC-AD 14) to Constantine XI Palaeologus (1449-1453). Includes biographical essays on the emperors, family trees ("stemmata") of important imperial dynasties, an index of significant battles in the empire's history, a and maps of these battles, and maps of the empire at different times.