Classics Databases

Connect to Année philologique on the Web
Also known as L'Année philologique
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Indexes journals, books, dissertations, and book reviews on all aspects of Greco-Roman antiquity (2000 B.C. - 800 A.D.). 1924-present. Updated monthly.
Connect to Arts & Humanities Citation Index on the Web
A cited reference index, indicating which works were cited in the bibliographies of articles in over 1,400 journals in the arts and humanities. 1993-present.
Connect to Columbia Granger's World of Poetry on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
An online source for finding copies of poems published in English and other languages. In addition to supplying over 450,000 citations to where the poems may be found in printed books, it provides the full text online of over 250,000 poems, critical commentaries on 1,000 well-known poems, biographies of approximately 500 poets, and a "Listening Room" featuring notable contemporary poets reading aloud a selection of poems by many authors. Updated regularly.
Connect to Essay and General Literature Index on the Web
Indexes over 330,000 essays and articles contained in anthologies and collections of essays published in the United States, Canada, and Great Britain. Coverage spans the entire range of the humanities and social sciences. 1900-present. Updated daily.
Connect to Humanities & Social Sciences Index Retrospective on the Web
Indexes nearly 1200 scholarly journals covering the entire range of the humanities and social sciences from 1907-1984. Also covers many important scientific journals through the 1950s. For indexing of articles appearing 1985-present., use Social Sciences Full Text and/or Humanities Full Text.
Connect to Humanities Full Text on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Indexes and abstracts English-language articles in the most important journals in the humanities, from 1984-present. The full text of many of these articles is available online from 1995 forward. Updated daily. For indexing of articles appearing prior to 1984, use Humanities & Social Sciences Index Retrospective.
Connect to International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance with Full Text on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Indexes and abstracts over 60,000 journal articles, books, book articles, and dissertations on all aspects of theatre, dance, and other performing arts worldwide. Includes the full text of articles from more than 140 journals and more than 300 full-text books. Years of coverage vary by title. Updated regularly.
Connect to Library of Latin Texts on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Contains texts from the beginning of Latin literature (ca. 240 BC) through to the texts of the Second Vatican Council (1962-1965). It covers all the works from the classical period, the most important patristic works and a very extensive corpus of medieval Latin literature. The complete works of writers such as Cicero, Virgil, Augustine, Jerome, Gregory the Great, Anselm of Canterbury, Bernard of Clairvaux, and Thomas à Kempis can thus be consulted. Full description.
Connect to Literature Criticism Online on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
The full text of over 220,000 essays providing criticism of literature from around the world, in all genres, and from all time periods from antiquity to contemporary emerging authors. The essays discuss individual authors and their works, literary movements and topics, and the social, political, and historical background that provides contextual perspective for the study of literature. Updated continually.
Connect to Literature Resources from Gale on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Literary criticism and reviews, biographies, and links to multimedia productions and selected web resources on authors and their works. Covers authors from all times and places. Updated continually.
Connect to Oxford Classical Dictionary on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
The major English-language reference work containing short scholarly articles on classical antiquity and the Greco-Roman world. Published in 1996.
Connect to Play Index on the Web
Tells where to find over 30,000 plays written in or translated into English, published in single volumes as well as in anthologies and collections of plays. 1949-present.
Connect to Thesaurus Linguae Graecae on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
A fully searchable digital library of the texts of ancient Greek literature from Homer to A.D. 1453.
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