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Sophocles’ Greek Lexicon of the Roman and Byzantine Period

Thursday, November 19th, 2009

Leroy Latta at the Textual Criticism Yahoo! Group recently posted that Sophocles’ Greek Lexicon of the Roman and Byzantine Period is now available online in PDF form at Anemi, the Digital Library of Modern Greek Studies.
link (67.2 MB download after the jump)

R.R.Ottley’s Book of Isaiah According to the LXX (PDF)

Friday, August 14th, 2009

I’ve recently made scans of R. R. Ottley’s Book of Isaiah According to the Septuagint (Codex Alexandrinus), volumes 1 and 2 (Cambridge University Press, 1904-1906).
This is a handy little work that contains valuable textual notes on the Greek text of Isaiah (in vol. 2). The first volume contains an English translation of Isaiah, according to [...]

TLG Facelift; Updates to Perseus

Wednesday, March 18th, 2009

Thesaurus Linguae Graecae (TLG) has been updated with a new look. From the website:
The TLG site has just been updated. The new site was designed by Marcie Hague. Cindy Moore put the finishing touches and added the extensions to the TLG databases. The new page includes a brief history of the TLG illustrated by a [...]

Panoramic Views on

Thursday, March 12th, 2009

Ephesus in Ephesus
I stumbled upon - an interesting site. In essence, it collects 360 degree panoramic views of various locations throughout the world, cataloged by location and linked with Google Maps. Point and click on the image above to move the picture around (both to the left and the right and up and down). [...]

UnisaETD = University of South Africa Electronic Theses & Dissertations

Tuesday, February 24th, 2009

I just stumbled upon UnisaETD (University of South Africa Electronic Theses & Dissertations). On this site, you can search theses and dissertations originating at Unisa. It’s a great supplement to Proquest’s Digital Dissertation Abstracts* and the British Library’s EThOS. UnisaETD theses are abstracted in Dissertation Abstracts, but you must hunt down the electronic text directly [...]

Search Biblia Patristica Online

Friday, February 20th, 2009

Excellent news! Ben Blackwell at the Dunelm Road notes in a recent post that the index of patristic biblical citations & allusions found in the 7 volume Biblia Patristica is searchable online through BIBLindex!
As Ben notes, the search interface is not terribly user-friendly, but who cares? It beats flipping through pages any day. Check out [...]

Archived Treasure?

Saturday, May 31st, 2008

Mark Hoffmann (of Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg and the Biblical Studies and Technological Tools blog) recently posted about Microsoft’s decision to drop it’s “Book Search” program - a decision that may affect the Internet Archive. A few responses ensued, including my own. In the comments, Michael Hanel (my co-conspirator at the BibleWorks blog) noted [...]

Online Research at the Boston Public Library

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

Are you studying in Massachusetts? Well, I’ve got some good news for you.
Students and residents in Massachusetts can sign up with the Boston Public Library for a library card. Besides allowing borrowing privileges, this card gives access to many of the electronic databases to which the BPL subscribes, including JSTOR, the ATLA Religion Database, [...]

OT in the NT with BibleWorks

Thursday, August 2nd, 2007

Mark Vitalis Hoffman of Luther Theological Seminary has put together a tutorial on the use of the Old Testament in Matthew 4:4. In this PowerPoint tutorial, he demonstrates how to use BibleWorks 7 to investigate the various issues with interpreting the OT in the NT. (See his blog post.) I have not had a chance [...]

Cowley & Neubauer’s Hebrew Sirach

Thursday, August 2nd, 2007

I’ve made a PDF scan of Cowley & Neubauer’s The Original Hebrew of a Portion of Ecclesiasticus (XXXIX. 15 to XLIX. 11) together with the Early Versions and an English Translation followed by the Quotations from Ben Sira in Rabbinical Literature (Oxford: Clarendon, 1897).
The Hebrew text represents part of Manuscript B. This version has been [...]