History: Ancient Rome

History: Ancient Rome

There are an overwhelming number of resources on Ancient Rome. This page provides sources and links to begin your research.

Good Places to Start
Reference Materials & Guides
Article Databases
  • JSTOR Journal Archive - Full-text articles from dozens of journals, many from the beginning of their publication. Current articles from 2004-2008 are not included.

    *Be specific.         
    *Consider limiting to article title or abstract. 
    *Use quotation marks to search for a phrase. 
    *Select   Classical Studies  History Religion

  • L'Année Philologique (APh) - Multi-language index to articles, books and book chapters on classics.

    *To limit to English only, search using Other Criteria--Language. Use the Boolean operators AND, OR, and NOT to combine the two sets. Example : Q1 and Q2  
    *Ancient Authors are listed under the Latin form of the name.
    Click on UC-eLinks to see if the article is available online or in the library.
  • AHCI - Interdisciplinary Index to works in the humanities, plus citation searching for articles that cite known authors or works, 1975-present.
  • Gnomon Online - International  index to books, journal articles and series in classics, ancient history and archaeology, 1997-present.  For advanced students - no links to holdings!
  • ATLA  Index to articles, book reviews, book chapters on religion, 1949-present.  Do not limit to journal articles!
Last modified: 12/22/2011 4:57 PM by N. Juarez

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