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Ancient History 500 BC-500 AD: Home


In this guide you will find an overview of databases, journals and books on the subject of Ancient History.

A special tab (above) has been made to link you through to Papyrological and Epigraphical subjects.

Alpheios & Diogenes


These are the main bibliographies on Ancient History 

Google Scholar

Google's search engine for scholarly and scientific literature.

For direct access to full text documents: 
Click on Settings - Library links : choose University of Groningen options + Open Worldcat (if not shown, type 'Groningen'). Links to full text (if available) will be shown in your search results.
Citing a publication found in Google Scholar?
Click on Settings - Search result - Bibliography manager, choose e.g. RefWorks


The easiest way to keep up to date with the latest articles in your research field!

Alphabetical list of Open Access journals in Ancient Studies

Open access information

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Language Dictionaries


About Google Books in Dutch and English (by University of Utrecht Library)

Loeb Classical Library

The complete Loeb Classical Library, 520 volumes of Greek and Latin literature, with English translation.

Where can I find literature and data?