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SU Abroad - Syracuse Florence Resources: CLA

A collection of resources for Syracuse University Abroad's Florence Program.

CLA: Finding Background Information

For basic background information, overviews, and links to other related resources, check out these reference sources:

  • Brill's New Pauly
    Aid for the study of Greek and Roman culture and its multifaceted presence in all periods of European and, since the Early Modern period, world history.
     
  • Loeb Classical Library
    Classic texts in Greek and Latin with English translations on facing pages.
     
  • The Oxford Companion to World Mythology
    Includes essays on the world's major mythological traditions, along with retellings of better-known myths, and entries on mythological types, motifs, and figures.
     
  • The Routledge Handbook of Greek Mythology
    Reference book on ancient Greek mythology, which includes documentation of the ancient sources, maps, and genealogical tables.

CLA: Finding Articles

For articles from journals, newspapers, and other periodicals, check out these article and abstract databases:

  • Humanities Full Text
    Provides full text of the most important scholarly sources in the humanities.
     
  • JSTOR
    Full-text archive of scholarly publications in mathematics, science, the arts and humanities, and the social sciences.
     
  • Annee Philologique
    Specialized bibliographic database of scholarly works relating to all aspects of ancient Greek and Roman civilizations.
     
  • ATLA Religion Database
    An essential resource for theology students and researchers seeking information pertaining to social sciences, history and humanities.
     
  • Art Index Retrospective
    Covering content for more than 55 years of art journalism, this retrospective resource includes articles, interviews, reviews and much more from over 600 publications.
     
  • International Bibliography of Art
    Provides authoritative coverage of international scholarship within the following broad parameters: European art from late antiquity to the present, American art from the colonial era to the present, and global art since 1945 ; Visual arts in all media, plus decorative and applied arts, museum studies and conservation, archaeology and classical studies, antiques and architectural history, and related fields.

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