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Background & Reference
Database of Latin Dictionaries
The database includes three types of dictionaries: dictionaries to assist translation from Latin into modern languages, dictionaries providing semantic and etymological explanations in Latin of Latin words and historical Latin dictionaries, including medieval Latin dictionaries.
The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages by
Call Number: Main Ref D114 .O94 2010 (Main Library 1st Floor Reference
An essential new reference work covering all aspects of European history, society, and culture from AD 500 to 1500.
Medieval Latin: An Introduction and Bibliographical Guide by
Call Number: Ebook or PA2802 .M43 1996 (Main Library 3rd Floor)
An excellent point of departure for the study of Latin texts and documents in any of the fields of medieval studies. (See also ebook: http://www.galileo.usg.edu/express?link=zmnl&id=46128&inst=uga1)
New Catholic Encyclopedia by
Call Number: Main Ref BX841 .N44 2003 (Main Library 1st Floor Reference)
The 15-volume New Catholic Encyclopedia is a standard reference work for performing research on Catholicism. The encyclopedia includes coverage on Catholic doctrine, interpretations of the Bible and its prominent figures, and major figures in Catholicism; coverage extends from Biblical times into the present era. Bibliographies are provided for all entries.
The Art of the Book in the Middle Ages (Metropolitan Museum of Art)