Libraries


BIBLIOTHECA AUGUSTANABIBLIOTHECA AUGUSTANA
Bibliotheca latina
Scriptorum latinorum collectio

Entirely Latin language site: YES
Description: Very friendly web library environment, enlisting authors both chronologically and alphabetically. A short presentation makes the introduction for each author and his works. The portal kindly invites the reader into a realm of words and stances, setting the mood for restfully reading.
For the alphabetical list of the authors click

THE LATIN LIBRARYTHE LATIN LIBRARY

Entirely Latin language site: YES
Description: More inviting than it seems at the first look, the library provides an exquisite collection of Latin texts, published in a plain and clear web form.

The philological museumTHE PHILOLOGICAL MUSEUM

Entirely Latin language site: NO
Description: Portal to Latin texts from XVI & XVII centuries.

Documenta Catholica OmniaDOCUMENTA CATHOLICA OMNIA

Entirely Latin language site: NO
Description: Great resource to scholars and not only. Not a few texts come in bilingual editions, the traslations being simlpy breath-taking. It excels in the clarity, srength, color of the expression both in the Latin texts and in the translations.

Itinera ElectronicaITINERA ELECTRONICA

Entirely Latin language site: NO (Latin & French)
Description: Medieval texts, mostly. At wish, one may read Latin only ("Texte") or bilingual Latin-French ("Lecture") for each of the published authors/texts. Hasn't one met Rene DESCARTES yet, in Latin edition, now is the time for that. Blissful.

Corpus Scriptorum LatinorumCORPUS SCRIPTORUM LATINORUM

Entirely Latin language site: NO
Description: It might be considered the most encompassing Latin text Portal on the web, linking plenty of various Latin library web resources and thus providing an impressive index of authors.

LoebolusLOEBOLUS

Entirely Latin language site: NO
Description: Downloadable scanned Latin language editions of large interest authors. As by scent, the meaning is always accompanied by the connotation of the form.




Learn to speak Latin


Lau_GibLaura GIBBS
The author of the "Aesop's Fables in Latin" and dedicated tutor to those who endeavor to learn Latin by the heart

The fox in the left redirects to Flickr photostream of Latin proverbs and sayings. This is serious!
[Also do check out the English photosets!]

Description: Aesop's Fables in Latin.

Making use of the main meaning of the words, the fables are great means to enrich one's vocabulary as well as one's ability to write and speak Latin currently.

1001_FabulaeLaura GIBBS
Written for the grownups, read to the children, these short stories embrace the form of an exquisite Latin expression.

Fabulae facilesLaura GIBBS
Simplified Latin text, followed by words definition list.
'... for your reading pleasure.'




Latin workspace


VICIPAEDIAVICIPAEDIA
Libera encyclopaedia

Entirely Latin language site: YES
Description: The Latin Wikipedia - vast, continuously expanding, open for anyone's contribution.


VICIFONSVICIFONS
Textuum quacumque lingua scriptorum thesaurus [, qui aut in "dominio publico" sint aut sub GFDL prolati.]

Entirely Latin language site: YES
Description: The Latin Wikisource - Latin texts thesaurus, open for anyone's contribution.


GOOGLEGOOGLE

Entirely Latin language site: YES
Description: Google Latin search engine. The output found links are with priority those in Latin language. The current Google interface (with the left side search engine panel) is still under construction and the service doesn't work as it used to.