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General.
 
 
     

An "evolving digital library" of primary and secondary sources with emphasis on ancient Greece and Rome.

The Greek and Roman Materials page lists texts, images, and resources in the collection.

 
     

A member of the Stoa Consortium, Diotima is "an interdisciplinary resource for the study of patterns of gender around the ancient Mediterranean."

See the Bibliography, subdivided into various topics pertinent to women's lives, and an online version of Women's Life in Greece and Rome by M. R. Lefkowitz and M. B. Fant.

   
Myth.
 
 
     

"An online encyclopedia on mythology, folklore, and legends...from all over the world."  Concise articles, image galleries, genealogical tables, and a handy search engine.

Two sections relevant to epic:  Greek Mythology (about deities) and Greek Heroic Legend (about heroes and heroines).

   
Tragedy.
 
 
 
     

A web site and journal "dedicated to the study of ancient Greek and Roman drama in performance."

Of particular interest to students of tragedy is the Study Area, which features an introduction to ancient drama, a glossary, and extensive visual resources — including 3-D reconstructions of the Theater of Dionysus.

   
Geography.
 
 
     

The AWMC "promotes cartography, historical geography and geographic information science as essential disciplines within the field of ancient studies."

The Maps for Students section offers a good selection of maps of the Mediterranean basin, including Greece, the Aegean, Asia Minor, and Italy, in various formats.

   
Images.
 
 
     

Searchable database of more than 300,000 digital images and associated catalog data.

ARTstor covers many time periods and cultures, and documents the fields of architecture, painting, sculpture, photography, decorative arts, and design.  Users can search, view, and download images.

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