This is the "Finding Articles" page of the "Classical Studies" guide.
Alternate Page for Screenreader Users
Skip to Page Navigation
Skip to Page Content

Classical Studies   Tags: classical_studies  

Best Bets for Starting Your Research In Classical Studies
Last Updated: Dec 16, 2013 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

Finding Articles Print Page

Journal Locator

Journal Locator

Find specific journals,magazines, and newspapers.

Watch the video below to learn how to find an article if you have the citation.

Beyond the DNL

Can't find what you want?

Try Interlibrary Loan!

  • Use materials from other libraries' collections free of charge.
  • Articles arrive via e-mail within 3-5 business days.
  • Books arrive within 2 weeks and are held in your name.
  • You will be notified by e-mail when your items arrive.

Request materials online via:

Selected Databases

Use databases to find articles on your topic. These databases are the best place to start.

  • L'Annee Philologique
    L'Annee Philologique contains abstracts to scholarly works on all aspects of ancient Greek and Roman Civilizations, including ancient classical languages, literature, history, archaeology, art, epigraphy, religion, law, philosophy, science and technology, and allied topics.5 Simultaneous users.
    Updated: Regularly
    JSTOR archives images and full text of scholarly journals. Subscription includes: Life Sciences Collection (which includes Biological Science, Ecology & Botany and Health & General Sciences), Arts and Sciences Collections I through XII (which includes many disciplines within the Humanities and Social Sciences including: Anthropology, Archaeology, Architectural History, Area Studies, Art & Art History, Asian Studies, Business, Classical Studies, Economics & Finance, Education, Feminist & Women’s Studies, Film Studies, History, Language & Literature, Law, Library Science, Linguistics, Mathematics & Statistics, Medicine, Music, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Political Science, Population Studies, Psychology, Sociology, Religion, and Technology.) and many individual journal titles.
    Updated: Continually.
  • Project Muse
    Project Muse provides full-text access to articles in the humanities, arts, and social sciences.
    Updated: Continually.
  • Humanities Full Text
    Humanities Full Text contains full text, abstracts and bibliographic indexing of scholarly sources in the humanities, as well as specialized magazines. Also includes: feature articles, interviews, obituaries, bibliographies, original works of fiction, drama, and poetry, book reviews, and reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, operas, plays, radio and television programs, and more.
    Coverage: 1984 - Present. Updated: Daily.
  • ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials
    ATLA Religion Database provides full text of major religion and theology journals. All major religious faiths, major denominations, and language groups are included. Areas include: Bible, archaeology, and antiquities; human culture and society; church history, missions, ecumenism; pastoral ministry; world religions and religious studies; and theology, philosophy, and ethics.
    Coverage: 1949 - Present.
  • Literary Reference Center Plus (replaces LION)
    Contains MLA Bibliography, full text journal articles, reference books and more on a wide range of literature and literary criticism.

Tips & Tricks

Tips & Tricks

  • When searching databases, use AND, OR, and parentheses to focus your search.
  • The asterisk * symbol will search for all variations of a word. For example: basket* will search for baskets and basketry. Using quotes will search for a phrase.
  • Combine synonyms with OR and put them inside parentheses, like this:
(Rome OR Roman*) AND (politics OR government)
Already have the citation? Find an article with citation linker!

Watch this tutorial below to learn how to find full-text articles.


Did you know...

Did you know?...


Databases are basically just search engines for articles on specific subjects.

Ask a Librarian

Profile Image
Curtis Ferree
JavaScript disabled or chat unavailable.
Logo - AIMLogo - Twitter
Contact Info
DiMenna-Nyselius Library
Ph: 203.254.4000 ext. 2185

Schedule a research appointment
Send Email

Loading  Loading...