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Classics: Economies

Athenian Coin
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Solidus, Constantine II
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River Vessel Carrying Barrels
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Trajan’s Market, Rome
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Understand Your Topic

The first step is to make sure you understand the topic. Identify the main concepts or keywords in your question to help you develop a search strategy.

  1. Use encyclopedias and dictionaries for Classics to find definitions and background information

 

  1. Check for High-Demand items by course code  (about High Demand )
  2. Find course material on Learn

Find Books

The Library Catalogue  lists books held in the Library's collection

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Citation Chaining

Finding eBooks

Find Journal Articles

The Library Catalogue lists the print and electronic titles of journals held by the Library. Select the Journal title begins with search option and enter the full journal title

  • Sometimes the titles of journals in lists of Classics references have been abbreviated, making them hard to find on the Library catalogue. Here is a list of abbreviations along with the full titles that should be used in the Library catalogue

To find articles on your specific topic, use Citation Chaining and search in the Classics databases


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Finding Classics Journal Articles

Economics and Commerce – Central Library

CJ 301–763 Ancient Greek Coins – Central Library, Level 11
CJ 801–1147 Roman Coins – Central Library, Level 11
DG 28–29 Roman Roads in Italy – Central Library, Level 10
HC 37 Greece. Economic History
HC 39 Rome. Economic History
HD 132–139 Land Use in Ancient Greece and Rome
HD 4844 Labour and Work in the Ancient World
HE 159–175 Transport and Communication in the Ancient World – EPS Library, Level 1
HF 357 Commerce in the Ancient World–General
HF 373–376 Greece. Commerce
HF 377–378 Rome. Commerce
HG 237 Money – History, Ancient
HJ 212–225 Public Finance in the Ancient world

Find Websites: Economies

Graeco-Roman Economy


Greek Economy


Roman Economy


Coins

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