Brown University's Language Resource Center
Language Resources for Latin
  • Perseus: Includes texts from the classical and renaissance world. Individual words in each text are hyper-linked to dictionary and commentary entries, cross-references, and an on-line parser. No Classicist can afford to do without this invaluable resource.
  • The Latin Library. "A collection of Latin texts: classical, Christian, medieval, and modern, including such classics as Lewis Carroll's 'Gabrobocchia'."
  • Latin Wikisource. Online repository of Latinity from all periods, modified and updated by end-users.
  • Corpus Scriptorum Latinorum. A gateway to Latin texts on-line from the earliest epigraphic remains to the neo-latinists of the eighteenth century. Some works provided with translations.
  • Bibliotheca Latina Intratext. "A reference collection for Latin literature, patristics and modern works. Continuously updated." Available through the Intratext Digital Library.

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Selected E-texts

  • The Ovid Collection. from UVA Library's e-text library, an impressive collection of Ovid resources, focusing on the Metamorphoses. Highlights include: a cross-linked Ovid Concordance, an archive of textual and pictorial responses to the Metamorphoses, including translations and reworkings of the poem into 6 different languages.
  • Boethius' Consolatio Philosophiae. Latin text with a commentary by James J O'Donnell. The notes provide help with the grammar, useful for those just starting to read real Latin. UVA Library Electronic Text Center.
  • French Translations section of the Bibliotheca Classica Selecta. Annotated French translations of selected classical Latin texts. A Gateway for French translations online of selected classical Latin texts available here (Bibliotheca Classica Selecta).

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Dictionaries and other Reference Works

  • Latin Literature. E-text of J.W. Mackail's Handbook of Latin literature. About.com.

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Language Learning Tools

  • Textkit. Greek and Latin learning tools. "Textkit is the Internet's largest provider of free and fully downloadable Greek and Latin grammars and readers."
  • Father Coulter's Website. This site contains Father Reginald Foster's (Latinist to the Pope) First and Third Experiences--invaluable for Latin learners of beginning and intermediate level. There is also a useful page of links to other online resources.

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Links Gateways

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Classics Associations

  • APA, the American Philological Association, founded in 1869 by "professors, friends, and patrons of linguistic science," is now the principal learned society in North America for the study of ancient Greek and Roman languages, literatures, and civilizations.
  • CANE. Classical Association of New England.

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Fun

  • Nuntii Latini - News in Latin. YLE (Finnish Broadcasting Company).
  • The Latin Lover
    Fr. Reginald Foster's weekly radio program. Listen to the experiences and stories of one of the Pope's Latinists and a world-renowned Latin expert and teacher. Radio Vaticana.
  • The Classics Pages. Maintained by Andrew Wilson, translator of Harry Potter into ancient Greek. Check out his top 22 Classics sites, Rude Latin, commented Latin texts, and ask him anything related to Greek and Roman antiquity; he says he will respond within 48 hours of his receipt of the question.

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