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About Thesaurus Linguae Graecae (TLG)

Why and how to use Thesaurus Linguae Graecae (TLG)

Why use this resource? Collection of digitized ancient Greek texts surviving from the period between Homer (8th c. B.C.)  and A.D. 600, and a large number of texts deriving from the period between A.D. 600 and the fall of Byzantium in A.D. 1453.

What's in this resource? Full-text of works associated with @4,000 authors, 800 B.C. - A.D.1453. Selected works have links to English-language translations. This database also includes:  access to The TLG Canon of Authors and Works, a searchable database and a bibliographic guide to the authors and works (both in Latin form) included in the TLG.

Subject(s)

classical languages, literature
Dates of Coverage
800 B.C. - A.D. 1453
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Vendor
University of California, Irvine
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