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Now Available: Translated Texts for Historians E-Library

May 27, 2020
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This resource contains major historic texts dating from 300 to 800 A.D. translated into English.

Online access to Translated Texts for Historians E-Library is now available to the Rutgers community.

This resource contains major historic texts dating from 300 to 800 A.D. translated into English. The collection is organized into topical volumes. In addition to the translated texts, each volume includes an introduction establishing context and notes on content, interpretation, and debates. The original languages include Greek, Latin, Syriac, Coptic, Arabic, Georgian, Armenian and Old Irish. Geographically, the collection includes texts from Syria, Arabia, Armenia, Georgia and Egypt; North Africa; major cities of the Roman Empire (Antioch, Alexandria and Constantinople); and Spain, Gaul, Italy, Britain and Ireland.

Rutgers has access to all volumes published through 2025 on this platform (Volumes 1-82).