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Mythology Around the World: Welcome

This Research Guide contains valuable resources on the topics of global mythology.


Dossi, Dosso - Apollo - 1524

Apollo is singing his love for Daphne and interrupts his performance at the moment when the nymph is transformed into a laurel tree (allusion to Laura) in the landscape on the left.

Image Attribution: Dosso Dossi [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons


This guide focuses on global mythology. This guide includes resources on mythologies from  around the world, including South and North America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and the South Pacific.

Online Reference Sources

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