Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Ancient Art and Architecture - Etruscan Emphasis: Primary Sources

WELCOME ARH 560 Etruscan Cities (Forte)

Consortial Scanned Books and Documents

Pdf scanns of copyright-free material, usually printed before 1924.

Internet Archives - scanned books, documents, old websites all free to users.

HathiTrust - Partnership of academic & research libraries' digitized rare books

 

A word about scanned material.  Current scanning standards for older books and material vary.  Most are not scanned to high enough image quality for effective study (they are scanned primarily to be read as texts).  The value of these scanning projects for image researchers is largely to divulge where valuable images are contained.  Researcher frequently (and should routinely) request hard copies of these materials and scan the engravings for maps directly at a higher resolution.

Subject Guide

Lee Sorensen's picture
Lee Sorensen
Contact:
Box 90727
Lilly Library
LSLILLY@duke.edu
919.660.5994
Website