Links to Library Databases
The following databases can be accessed from any computer connected to the school's network:
TLG (Thesaurus Linguae Graecae)
LBG (Lexikon zur byzantinischen Gräzität)
If you are outside of the school's network, please click below:
The following links are Open Access resources:
An international open-access electronic journal published by the Institute for Byzantine Research (IBR) of the National Hellenic Research Foundation (NHRF). It provides a forum for the publication of original research in the field of Byzantine studies. Publication of the journal began at the IBR of the National Hellenic Research Foundation in 1966 under the title SΥΜΜΕΙΚΤΑ.
A major scholarly journal, begun in 1892, devoted to research in Early Christian, Byzantine and post-Byzantine art and archaeology written in the main European languages (Greek, English, French, German, Italian). The Deltion offers open access to content with a five year moving wall.
This directory provides free access to close to 6,000 academic journals drawn from the humanities, sciences and mathematics. Over 2,500 journals are searchable at article level.
GRBS is a peer-reviewed quarterly journal devoted to the culture and history of Greece from Antiquity to the Renaissance, featuring research on all aspects of the Hellenic world from prehistoric antiquity through the Greek, Roman, and Byzantine periods, including studies of modern classical scholarship.
This site offers a multilingual online library offering access free of charge to more than 650'000 full-text articles, journals, books and other resources. Its focus is on theology, intercultural and interreligious dialogue, ethics, and ecumenism in World Christianity. One just needs to register for free on the website.
This index of theological articles and essays in selected works from 1979 to the present is hosted by the University of Tübingen and contains citations from more than 600 journals in addition to Festschriften and congress publications. There is significant overlap with the ATLA Religion Database but it does include European content not covered by ATLA Religion Database.
Porphyra is the first Italian on-line, open access, peer-reviewed periodical to focus exclusively on Byzantium. Articles appear in various languages.
Persée is the website for free access to numerous full text academic journals in the fields of the humanities and social sciences. The journals are French publications but many of the articles they publish are in English.
The site has been created by the Centre for the Greek Language in Thessalonike, under the auspices of the Ministry of Education. The materials cover Ancient Greek, Byzantine Greek and Modern Greek. Among the online resources are searchable dictionaries, a corpus of texts, information on the theoretical research and study of the Greek language, materials related to the theory and teaching of the language, bibliographies, anthologies, studies, guides and concordances.