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About Thesaurus Linguae Graecae (TLG)

Why and how to use Thesaurus Linguae Graecae (TLG)

Why use this resource? This resource is a searchable collection of digitized full-length literary texts in ancient Greek, from Homer (8th c. B.C.) to the fall of Byzantium (A.D. 1453).

What's in this resource? Full-text of literary works from 800 B.C. - A.D.1453. Selected works have links to English-language translations. This database also includes:  The TLG Canon of Authors and Works, a searchable database and a bibliographic guide to the authors and works included in the TLG
( biographical information about each author and the genre each author is associated with).

Subject(s)

Classical Languages, Literature

Dates of Coverage 800 B.C. - A.D. 1453
Truncation or Wildcard This is a specialized database. Essential to read the help files first. Help
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Vendor University of California, Irvine
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