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New online resource available as of today through ASCSA network

Trismegistos, “an interdisciplinary portal of the ancient world” was created in 2005 in order to provide information on published papyrological documents from Graeco-Roman Egypt. However, as the publisher states “since Egyptology does not know a disciplinary boundary between papyri and...

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Book donations

The Blegen library always welcomes gifts of books, journals or offprints that are appropriate for the collection and fall within the general scope of our Acquisition policy as defined in the library’s webpage. Αmong the latest additions we would like...

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Staffing Changes

Maria Gkoutsidou, our Assistant Librarian has started her maternity leave. We will miss her a lot but we are thrilled with her happiness. Please join me in wishing her a healthy delivery and best of luck with her newborn. And...

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Highlights of new acquisitions

  Check our recently catalogued books through May 2022 list. Around 170 new books were processed in May with the current volumes of the Mnemosyne supplements series (published by Brill) to single out. In particular, four more volumes of the...

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