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Greek & Roman Studies Research Guide

This guide has tips for doing research in Greek and Roman Studies.

Language Dictionaries

  • A Greek-English lexicon, compiled by Henry George Liddell and Robert Scott. Revised and augmented throughout. Oxford: Clarendon, 1996.

    Referred to as "Liddell and Scott", this is the standard Greek-to-English dictionary, 9th ed. (1940) with revised supplement (1996), for the Greek language to AD 600. Includes usage examples. Omits placenames.
    Location :Reference  PA445.E5 L6 1968
    Online: at TLG

  • A Latin dictionary founded on Andrews' edition of Freund's dictionary. Rev., enl., and in great part rewritten by Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short. Oxford, Clarendon press, 1980.

    Otherwise known as "Lewis and Short."
    Location:Reference PA2365.E5 A7 1980

  • Thesaurus Linguae Latinae. Leipzig: B.G. Teubneri, 1900- .

    Comprehensive Latin dictionary covering the language from 3rd century BCE to 600 CE.including both literary texts and documentary materials.
    Location:Reference Folio PA2361 .T4

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