Click on thumbnail above to go to our Destiny Online Catalog. Look up your topic.
SUGGESTED SEARCH TERMS: Here are some ideas of search terms you may use when looking up information either in books or other sources.
When you are looking for books in Destiny, you may use an asterisk to expand your search results. The asterisk* tells Destiny to add any ending onto the word, such as Ancient Greece or Ancient Greeks.
- Ancient Gree* Greece - daily life
- Greece - lifestyle
- Greece - philosoph*
- Greek philosoph*
- Greece - government
- Greece - democracy
- Democracy and dictatorship
- Greece - architecture
- Greek architecture
- Public buildings
- Greece - literature
- Greek literature
- Greece - culture
The link below is for virtual books - actual print books that have been digitized.
User Name: MHSS Password: Eagles (for most of the databases below)
Several of the above-listed databases include biographical information (History Study Center, Ancient and Medieval History Online, World History in Context).
In addition, the following database is dedicated to biographical information of noted individuals. User Name: MHSS Password: Eagles
RECOMMENDED WEB SITES
- www.perseus.tufts.edu/herakles/ (Hercules)
ANCIENT HISTORY SITES
- http://www.visual-arts-cork.com/antiquity/sculpture-ancient-greece.htm#religious (religious purpose of Greek sculpture)
- http://www.icsd.k12.ny.us/legacy/highschool/socstud/global2_review/ancient_greece.htm (Sparta)
- http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/grarc/hd_grarc.htm (Greek architecture)
- http://www.ancient-greece.org/history/delphi.html (religion)
- http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/pfancientgreece.htm (everyday life)
GENERAL HISTORY SITES