Key Electronic Resources for Classical Greek & Roman Studies at Columbia


Full-Text Resources

Greek

  • APIS: Advanced Papyrological Information System
    Links together various sources of information about texts written on papyrus and the society that produced them. It contains descriptions of the papyri and other written materials in the collections of the participating institutions, digital images of many of these texts, and connections to databases with the texts themselves in their original languages and with bibliography about the texts. Includes many languages in addition to Greek.
  • Duke Databank of Papyri
    Searchable database of the published collection of Greek papyri, with a variety of lexical and analysis tools.
  • Packard Humanities Institute Demonstration Disk 7
    CD-ROM in Reference and DHC.
        Comprehensive, searchable collections of published corpus of Greek papyrus and epigraphy. While papyrus collection less comprehensive than online Duke databank, local software sometimes provides a preferable means of searching.
  • Perseus Online Classics Collection
    Multimedia collection of resources for the study of classical literature, art, and history, with a collection of Greek and Latin texts in the original and translation, and a suite of lexicological and morphological tools.
  • Perseus CD-ROM
    CD-ROM in DHC.
        Multimedia collection of resources for the study of Greek literature, art, and history, an earlier version of the Perseus project, with some unique material.
  • Thesaurus Linguae Graecae
    and Reference and DHC CD-ROM.
        Comprehensive, searchable collection of Greek writing from the earliest times to the 15th century.

Latin

  • Bibliotheca luris Antiqui
    CD-ROM in DHC.
        Texts of the major collections of ancient and late-antique law, including bibliographic database and glossary.
  • Bibliotheca Teubneriana Latina
    CD ROM in Reference and DHC.
        Searchable corpus of some 300 Classical Latin authors of all periods, based on the editions of the Teubner Latin series.
  • Library of Latin Texts
    Entire Corpus Christianorum (Series Latin and Continuatio Medievalia). Selected works from the Patrologia Latina & other collections.
  • Packard Humanities Institute Demonstration Disk 5.3
    CD-ROM in Reference and DHC.
        A very comprehensive, searchable database of Latin texts from to the second century A.D.
  • Patrologia Latina
    Collection of patristic and medieval Latin ecclesiastical authors, based on the 221-volume Migne collection.
  • Perseus Online Classics Collection
    Multimedia collection of resources for the study of classical literature, art, and history, with a collection of Greek and Latin texts in the original and translation, and a suite of lexicological and morphological tools.

Coptic

Bibliographic and Reference Tools

  • L'AnnĂ©e Philologique
    The major bibliographic source for Classics.  Online version covers the years 1959 to 2002.
  • Bibliotheca Iuris Antiqui
    CD-ROM in DHC.
    Includes a bibliography of literature on Roman law and administration.
  • Dyabola
    CD LAN.
        Three bibliographic databases on classical archaeology and material culture from the Deutsche Archaeologische Institut. To be replaced soon by a Web version.
  • Gnomon
    Latest material online and retrospective bibliography on CD-ROM in DHC.
        General bibliography of classical studies. Current on web, retrospective on CD-ROM (expected imminently at Columbia Libraries as of August 2000).
  • Leuven Database of Ancient Books
    CD-ROM in DHC.
        Searchable bibliographic database of all Latin and Greek literary papyri, with tools for displaying results in graphic as well as written format.
  • Thesaurus Formarum Totius Latinitatis
    CD-ROM in Reference and DHC.
        Database indicating the occurence of specific Latin words and forms thereof, with an indication of their chronological frequency and the authors who used them.