The Ancient Mediterranean World on the Web

General Resources
Ancient History
Ancient Languages: General
Ancient Languages: Latin
Ancient Languages: Greek
Ancient Languages: Hebrew
Classical and Near Eastern Art and Archaeology
Hebrew and Biblical Studies
Ancient Egypt
Professional Societies

General Resources

A Survey of Digital Resources on the Classical World
A general guide to web resources on the classical world. Descriptions of the websites are written in Italian, but links to many useful sites composed in English are easy to find in the indices.

The Perseus Digital Library

The Stoa Consortium

Tables of Contents of Journals of Interest to Classicists (TOCS-IN)
Provides the tables of contents of a selection of Classics, Near Eastern Studies, and Religion journals, both in text format and through a Web search program. Where possible, links are given with articles of which the full text or an abstract is available online (about 15%).

Bryn Mawr Classical Review (BMCR)
Publishes timely reviews of current scholarly work in the field of classical studies (including archaeology). This site is the authoritative archive of BMCR's publication, from 1990 to the present.

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Ancient History

All about Alexander the Great
A guide to the extensive Internet materials on Alexander the Great

De imperatoribus Romanis: An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Emperors (DIR)
On-line encyclopedia on the rulers of the Roman empire from Augustus (27 BC-AD 14) to Constantine XI Palaeologus (1449-1453).

Materials for the Study of Women and Gender in the Ancient World

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Ancient Languages: General

Textkit Greek and Latin Learning Tools
Provides free, downloadable copies of classic Greek and Latin textbooks, grammars and readers.

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Ancient Languages: Latin

The Latin Library

Web resources on Latin language, texts and authors, history and culture.

Forum Romanum
Latin language, literature and culture (Primary and secondary sources)

National Committee for Latin and Greek (NCLG)

Internet Workbook for the Oxford Latin Course

Cornell College Classical Studies
Resources for online language exercises and the Roman world.

Septentrionale Americanum Latinitatis Vivae Institutum (SALVI)
An association of spoken-Latin enthusiasts; links to many online resources.

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Ancient Languages: Greek

Athenaze Greek Exercises

Ancient Greek Tutorials

Greek Grammar on the Web
An extensive guide to the study of ancient Greek on the Internet at all levels.

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Ancient Languages: Hebrew

Biblical Hebrew Resources
Collection of links for the study of Biblical Hebrew.

The Unbound Bible
Searchable Bible in multiple languages and translations.

Navigating the Bible
Site with traditional Jewish chanting of the Torah.

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Classical and Near Eastern Art and Archaeology

Mediterranean Archaeology Resources

Aegean Prehistoric Archaeology
Perhaps the most important (and influential) web site for the study of Prehistoric Aegean archaeology. Conveniently divided into lessons for self-study.

The Bronze Age
Excellent web site devoted to the Bronze Age in Greece, Crete, and the islands of the Aegean. Divided by thematic topics with good images and maps.

Bibliography of Aegean Prehistory and Related Areas: Searchable database.

The Beazley Archive
Wealth of information on the Classical world, especially Greek art and architecture. Includes bibliographies, images, etc.

The Parthenon Frieze
Extensive images and a virtual tour of the Parthenon frieze, one of the most celebrated (and contested) works of Greek art.

Web resources for the study of the Ancient Near East.

Images of Ancient Greece and Rome

Catalog of Greek sites with images and (in some cases) Quicktime VR tours.

Roman Art and Architecture
Great source for images of Roman art and architecture.

Stanford Digital Forma Urbis Romae Project
The Severan Marble Plan of Rome, a crucial resource for the topography of Rome.

An academic resource for the study of Cypriote sculpture: An on-line resource for the study of Cypriote sculpture and archaeology. Includes an extensive bibliography, as well as links of interest. Site maintained by Prof. Counts (UWM, Art History).

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Hebrew and Biblical Studies

The Gilgamesh Epic
Interactive audio-visual presentation.

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Ancient Egypt

Digital Egypt for Universities
Site maintained by University College London. Links to a wide variety of topics.

The British Museum - Ancient Egypt
A decent site developed by the British Museum (London). Sometimes counter-intuitive (when in doubt, click on the images for more information).

At the Tomb of Tutankhamen
Site maintained by National Geographic based on the writings of one of its correspondents who was on assignment in Egypt around the time of the discovery.

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Professional Societies

Society for Classical Studies

The Archaeological Institute of America

The Classical Association of the Middle-West and South

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