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These guides offer lists of print and electronic resources, information on how to search several of the databases, and strategies to use when doing research in the UC Classics Library. 

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Tytus Fellows

Academic Year 2019-2020

  • Diamantis Panagiotopoulos (University of Heidelberg, Germany) - A Minoan heterotopia in Egypt(?). On the toreador frescoes at Tell el-Dab‘a.
  • Giada Giudice (University of Catania, Italy) - Attic Figured Pottery from the Votive Deposit of Mannella in Locri Epizefiri Persephoneion.
  • Richard Fernando Buxton (Colorado College) - The Hoplite Class as a Complex Category in Greek Thought.
  • Kenneth Sheedy (Macquarie University) - “A spring of silver, a treasury in the earth”: coinage and wealth in archaic Athens.
  • Sandra Šćepanović (University of Belgrade, Serbia) - Empedocles on time and eternity: a contextual and historical analysis of expressions, imagery, and philosophical significance. 
  • Constantinos Paschalidis (National Archaeology Museum, Athens) - Shaft Graves IV and V in Grave Circle A at Mycenae: The burials, the individual groups of objects and the case of the ‘Prince with the Battle Krater’.

Classics Library News

UC Libraries Closed Thanksgiving

UC Libraries will be closed Thursday, November 28 and Friday, November 29 for Thanksgiving, with the exception of the Donald C. Harrison Health Sciences Library, which will be open Friday, November 29 from noon – 5:00pm. Regular library hours will resume Saturday, November 30. This closing includes the Langsam Library 4th floor space, which will […]

The Classics Library fêtes Kathryn Gutzwiller, John Miller Burnam Professor of Classics

On November 20, the Classics Library honored UC Classics Professor Kathryn Gutzwiller on the occasion of her being awarded the title “John Miller Burnam Professor of Classics,” named for a Professor of Latin Palaeography at UC, 1900-1921, and whose personal library formed the basis for the classics library, which is also named after him. The […]


Academic Year 2019-2020

Monday - Thursday    8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday                          8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday                     10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday                        1:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Note that the Library will be CLOSED for the Holidays, December 23-January 1.

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Blegen Library Building

The John Miller Burnam Classics Library
417 Blegen Library | University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0191
Phone: 00-1-513-556-1315

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