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Library of Latin Texts

Alternate Title:
CLCT; Cetedoc

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http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=2006828


Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus) Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus)
Coverage:
240 B.C. through Second Vatican Council (1962-1965)


The Library of Latin Texts is a searchable full-text database of classical, patristic, medieval and neo-Latin writers. It includes:

  • Literature from Antiquity (Plautus, Terence, Caesar, Cicero, Virgil, Horace, Ovid, Titius-Livius, the Senecas, the two Plinys, Tacitus and Quintilian and others).
  • Literature from Patristic Authors (Ambrose, Augustine, Ausonius, Cassian, Cyprian, Gregory the Great, Jerome, Marius Victorinus, Novatian, Paulinus of Nola, Prudentius, Tertullian and others) It also contains non-Christian literature of that period (Ammianus Marcellinus, the Scriptores Historiae Augustae, Claudian, Macrobius and Martianus Cappella).
  • Literature from the Middle Ages (Anselm of Canterbury, Beatus de Liebana, Bernard of Clairvaux, William of St. Thierry, Sedulius Scottus, Thomas à Kempis, Thomas de Celano, the Sentences of Peter Lombard, the Rationale of Guilelmus Durandus and important works by Abelard, Bonaventure, Ramon Llull, Thomas Aquinas, William of Ockham and others).
  • Neo-Latin Literature (decrees from the modern ecumenical Church councils up to Vatican II and translations into Latin of important sixteenth-century works).
  • Number of Users:
    three
    Interlibrary Loan:
    Not Permitted
    Resource Advocate:
    Savonius-Wroth, Celestina
    SFX Source:
    No
    Federated Search:
    No

    IUB Library Subjects:
    • Classical Studies
    • Philosophy
    • Medieval Studies
    • Religious Studies
    • History

    Library of Congress Subjects:

    Fathers of the church, Latin.
    Christian literature, Early -- Latin authors.
    Christian literature, Latin (Medieval and modern)