Ancient History


Online Lexicons

Neue Pauly online.
Online version of the Neue Poly Enzyklopädie der Antike accessible through the RWTH Aachen network.

Encyclopaedia Iranica
Open access online version of the printed lexicon

Collections from Authors in Antiquity

Brill's New Jacoby
Encompasses the digital collection of the fundamental collection "Die Fragemente der griechischen Historiker" by Felix Jacoby and the new edition from Brill Publishing. This service, like Neue Poly, is only accessible through the RWTH Aachen network.

Perseus Digital Library
Consistently growing collection of ancient texts and images of coins, archaeological relics, and more

Online access to (ancient history) journals

Journal of Roman Studies

Journal of Hellenic Studies

Online Catalogues and Databases

Zenon DAI
The union catalogue of nine libraries at the German Archaelogical Institute (more information).

Online issue of the bibliographic addition to the ancient history review journal GNOMON

L'Année philologique
Online version of the famous classical studies bibliography. This resource is only accessible within the RWTH network or if you are using a VPN client at home (refer to the IT Center FAQ)

Table of Contents of Journals of Interest to Classicists

Catalogue of internet resources for classical philology in Berlin

Collection of materials about ancient Rome for teaching and learning

If you are interested in using this resource more intensively and would like a login for the "pro" version (fee-based), please contact Dr. Michels in the department.

Numismatic Image Database Eichstaett

Online Coins of the Roman Empire



Searchable Greek Inscriptions

Epigraphic Database Clauss - Slaby

Epigraphic Database Heidelberg

Attic Inscriptions Online