Thesaurus Linguae Graecae Online (TLG)

This is a digital library which contains most literary texts written in Greek from Homer (8th century BCE) to the fall of Byzantium (1453 CE). Its goal is to create a comprehensive digital library of Greek literature from antiquity to the present era. As of early 2007 it provided access to 3,700 authors and 12,000 works, approximately 95 million words. (Updated Quarterly)

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8th century BCE - 1453 CE

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License Info

Unlimited simultaneous users licensed.


Thesaurus Linguae Graecae; University of California, Irvine

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Users must register (for free) in order to access the Full Corpus within TLG.


Texts in Greek from antiquity and the Middle Ages. Principal subject is Greek language (ancient and medieval).


English, Greek

Resource Types

E-Books and E-Texts

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