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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:  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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