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Resource Guide:
Ancient Greek History

Selected Call Numbers

Call numbers are the shelving locations for each item. Browsing in the following areas of the library will help you find materials for your topic.

Topic Call Number
History of the Greco-Roman world DE 1-100
History of Greece by PeriodDF 220-241
Antiquities. Civilization. Culture. EthnographyDF 75-136
Architecture HistoryNA 190-1555.5
Philosophy AncientB 108-708
Greek LiteraturePA 3050-4505

Selected Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Greece history
  • Greece--History--146 B.C.-323 A.D.

Selected Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
Ancient Greece : social and historical documents from archaic times to the death of Alexander the GreatDF 75 .D55 2010
In Search of the GreeksDF 77 .R45 2015
Delphi : a history of the center of the ancient worldDF 261 .D35 S36 2014
Ancient Greece : From the Mycenaean Palaces to the Age of HomereBook
Ancient Greece : From Prehistoric to Hellenistic TimeseBook
The Gods of Ancient Greece : Identities and TransformationseBook
Ancient Greece : a political, social, and cultural history DF 77 .A595 1998
Games and sanctuaries in Ancient Greece : Olympia, Delphi, Isthmia, Nemea, AthensGV 706.42 .V3613 2004
The discovery of freedom in ancient GreeceJC 599 .G73 R3313 2004
The Ancient Greek FarmsteadeBook
Rituals of Death and Dying in Modern and Ancient Greece : Writing History From a Female PerspectiveeBook

Selected Research Databases

The following databases are specifically useful for your topic. You can search them individually on the databases page.

Selected Journals and Magazines

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. YOu can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

  • Sparta: Journal of Ancient Spartian & Greek History
  • Herom: Journal on Hellenistic and Roman Material Culture
  • Tekmēria
  • Classical Bulletin
  • Greece & Rome

Selected Websites and Digital Archives

The following websites are librarian-evaluated to provide trustworthy information for your topic. They include digitized collections connected to your topic.