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Below is a list of Safe Searching Resources. To access these resources you must have the correct login and password information from your Safe Searching Resources handout. If you don't have this handout stop by the LMC to get a copy.

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Eyewitness Mythology eBook

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U.X.L. Encyclopedia of World Mythology

This five-volume set will help students with the plot points, the historical context, and the mythological allusions they need to fully understand how mythologies not only reflect cultures of old but also remain meaningful in society today. Coverage spans a diversity of cultures, including standard Greek/Roman entries as well as Native North and South American traditions, Norse mythology, Asian Pacific mythology, Judeo-Christian tradition, and Islamic and Hindu mythologies. Full-color inserts for each volume enhance the reader's understanding of the text.

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Look for the History & Social Studies icon-->Religions-->Greek and Roman religion and mythology


Search on Gods and Goddesses by name or try Iliad and Odyssey.

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Please enter the award-winning internet encyclopedia of mythology, folklore, and religion. Here you will find everything from A-gskw to Zveda Vechanyaya, with plenty in between.

The mythology section is divided to six geographical regions: Africa, Americas, Asia, Europe, Middle East, and Oceania. Each region has many clearly defined subdivisions that will ease your search. The Folklore section contains general folklore, Arthurian legends, and fascinating folktales from many lands.

In addition, we feature special interest areas to enhance and refine your research. A Bestiary, legendary heroes, an image gallery, and genealogical tables of various pantheons and prominent houses.


Mr Donn for Kids--links to popular myths

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Winged Sandals is targeted primarily 6 - 12 year olds. We have, however, avoided an oversimplified account of the stories, instead chosing to provide multiple layers of meaning, so that, hopefully, adults too will find the site engaging.

Overall, our vision to create an online microcosmos, a dreamy space whose style is contemporary yet 'digital' and based on ancient architecture combined with the classical tradition of storytelling has been achieved.


Your search is over! Whether you're looking for specific information on Greek Mythology for a school project, or simply enjoy a well-told and humorous myth, the gods have guided you to the right place. Welcome to Myth Mania, home of the Myth Man, where you'll have a blast as you learn about mythology!

Myths from Starfall


Welcome to Mythweb. This site is devoted to the heroes, gods and monsters of Greek mythology.

A highly informative and entertaining website that covers the Olympians, Heroes, and the relevance of mythology today. Animated characters are interspersed with content to hold the reader's attention. Loads of links to other mythology resources are listed.

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From the website author:

All information in this website is primarily taken from ancient Greek writings (see below). However, oftentimes some information is a combination of various myths. Please consider that it is a work in progress and by no means is complete- however, I am striving to update it frequently with further content.

Bulfinch's Mythology: The Age of Fable or Stories of Fods and Heroes By Thomas Bulfinch

Free eBook from Google Books


The Theoi Project profiles each deity and creature of Greek Mythology on a separate page, incorporating an encyclopedia summary, quotations from a wide selection of ancient Greek and Roman texts, and illustrations from ancient art.





One to one comparisons of Roman and Greek mythology and Gods and Goddesses. The tabs at the top of the page are Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced, each one giving the appropriate amount of information for that level of research.

Images and icons on these pages are classic works of art from the masters including Bottecelli, Poussin, and Boucher.

The source of this material is Windows to the Universe, at at the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR). © The Regents of the University of Michigan



Explore mythology and art by looking at information about the classic stories of heroes and gods...from the myths of ancient Greece and Rome, to the legends of the Celts, Mythography presents resources and reference materials about mythology - including recommended books, and lexicons that explain Greek, Roman, and Celtic terms and words. Share your views about mythology on the message forum!

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