Art, Literature & History Resources

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  • American Memory Project – The American Memory Project is produced by the Library of Congress National Digital Library Program. The site provides a gateway to primary source materials relating to the history and culture of the United States. Currently, more than five million historical items are available online.
  • Cooperative Digital Resources Initiative – A repository of digital resources related to the study of religion, including images of historical artifacts, art, documents, and memorabilia.
  • English Literature & Religion – This site features a bibliographical database of over 7,800 items about religious aspects and backgrounds of English literature, from the Middle Ages to the present century, with primary emphasis upon writers within the Anglican tradition
  • The Johannine Literature Web – These pages “list paintings, drawings, and other works of art that are particularly influenced by John’s Gospel. Only a few of these images are hosted on this website, while most lines provide links to images located elsewhere on the internet. As far as possible, links have been provided directly to the images themselves, but information has also been given about the date, location, and source of the image, as well as the name, dates, and country of the artist.
  • Latin and Greek Authors on the Web – Links to resources for Latin and Greek authors, most belonging to classical antiquity, but some Christian, medieval and neo-Latin writers as well.
  • Making of America – The Making of America Web site is “a digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through strong in the subject areas of education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science and technology. The collection currently contains approximately 8,500 books and 50,000 journal articles with 19th century imprints.
  • The Online Books Page – Over 25,000 free books on the web.
  • Perseus Project – The Perseus Project is a digital library of resources for the study of the ancient world and beyond. The site provides links to textual and visual materials from the Archaic and Classical Greek world, including the full text of many classical Greek works
  • SunSITE – Berkeley Digital Library – This site provides catalogs of electronic texts, bibliographies (e.g., African American theses and dissertations), oral histories, images, and others. It also includues the archives of notable persons such as Emma Goldman and Jack London.
  • Thesaurus Linguae Graecae Canon of Greek Authors and Works – Index to Greek authors and works from 8 BCE to 16 CE.
  • Web Sites for the Classics – Information on Latin, Greek, mythology, electronic discussion lists, and other documents treating the Classics.
  • World Art Treasures – This site is organized a number of ways: by country, city, museum, artist, and theme. It provides links to the art of over 15 geographic regions around the world, such as China, India, Japan, and Egyptand it includes images of important artists’ work, such as Botticelli and Caravaggio. The site also provides audio segments and essays.

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