Greek and Roman Studies
Works by Classical Authors
Use the Library search box to locate specific texts held by the library. (Hint: Search "author: Homer" to limit to works by the author).
In our collection we have a number of digital collection of classical texts:
Loeb Classical Library - Greek and Latin texts with English translation
Library of Latin Texts - Series A has over 3,00 Latin works from Antiquity to the twentieth century and Series B has 300 texts.
Thesaurus Linguae Graecae - Greek and some English translation. Also available freely online - this tool 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." Can also search and browse a listing of the canon of works.
Freely available resources include:
Corpus Scriptorum Latinorum - Latin text and links to other sources of the Latin text
Internet Classics Archives(created by Daniel Stevenson) - English translations of selected texts and some links to other sources of the text.
Internet Archive - Over 6 million public domain texts including the works of many classical authors. Select advanced search and you can limit your name search to the "creator" field. Remember to use variant forms of name (Homer and Homerus).
Loebolus - pdf's of public domain volumes in the Loeb Classical Library Series. Loeb has the Greek or Latin text with English translation
Lexundria - digital library of classical texts in English translation. When there is more than one edition can see comparison of each translation.
PHI Classical Latin Texts - Latin text
Perseus Digital Library - Greek or Latin text with English translation
Chicago Homer - English and Greek translations of the Iliad and the Odyssey.
Greek and Latin Texts with Facing Vocabulary and Commentary by Geoffrey Steadman - includes works by Plato (Symposium, Republic I, Crito, Phaedo) Herodotus (I and 7), Homer (Iliad 6 and 22, Odyssey 6-8 and 9-12) , Lysias (I), Sophocles (Antigone, Oedipus), Euripides (Medea), Caesar (Gallic War 1 and Vergil's Aeneid) , Cicero (1st Catilinarian, Sallust), and Xenophon (Anabasis Book 1,3,4)
Répertoire des sources philosophiques antiques - provides an index to where texts of ancient Philosophers have been published.
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