Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Greek and Roman Mythology: Home

Online Reference Sources

Try these online reference resources to find background information on your topic.


This research guide focuses on the mythology of ancient Greece and of ancient Rome, which borrowed heavily from Greek mythological traditions.  

Navigate the site's resources using the yellow tabs along the top.

Background Information

For general background information, consult standard encyclopedias by searching for "Myth" or "Mythology."

Giovanni Bellini and Titian - The Feast of the Gods - Google Art Project

Image Attribution: Feast of the Gods.

Giovanni Bellini [Public domain or Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

English, Philosophy & Modern Languages Librarian