ARCHIBAB Database hosted by the Archives Babyloniennes (Paris). Gives access to over 2000 documents (most with transcripts) from Ur, Mari, Nippur etc. (in French). You need to “accept terms and conditions”
A-Z of archaeological sites in Israel Index of excavations in Israel ranging from Akko to Zippori, and from prehistory to the Crusader era. Click on the links to view descriptions, photographs of the sites and finds
A bibliography of Semitic linguistics (1940-2010) Digital version of a traditional bibliography compiled by Dr. Gregorio del Olmo Lete (University of Barcelona). It covers a range of Semitic languages from ancient Akkadian and Ugaritic, through Ethiopic to modern languages such as Hebrew and South Arabic.
Encyclopedia of the Hellenic World Covers Asia Minor, the Black Sea area and Constantinople / Byzantium from ancient times and includes articles, bibliographies, a directory of related web-links and an historical interactive atlas with audio-visual material.
Hethitologie Portal Mainz Expanding gateway to academic websites of information on all aspects of Hittite and ancient Anatolian studies, including links to many other relevant websites (in German)
Materials for Emar Studies Project from four European universities drawing together material including author-subject bibliography, glossary and online articles on the history, archaeology and culture of ancient Emar (Syria)
ORACC (Open Richly Annotated Cuneiform Corpus) Created by the University of Pennsylvania, the University of California at Berkeley and Cambridge University to draw together websites, project data and online texts relating to cuneiform studies. Includes:
SEAL Project (Sources of Early Akkadian Literature) Provides a detailed catalogue of over 300 Akkadian and bilingual texts from Old Akkadian to the Middle Babylonian / Middle Assyrian periods. The catalogue is arranged thematically and is completely searchable
Assyrian Empire builders Focusing on the correspondence between Sargon II of Assyria (721-705 BC), his predecessor Tiglath-pileser III (744-727) and their governors and magnates, this resource gives historical background to the cultures and the personalities of ancient Assyria, with bibliographic listings (a large number of which link to full-text) as well as reproducing Sargon’s correspondence. This is a joint co-operation between the University of Cambridge, UCL and the University of Pennsylvania, and is linked to the Neo-Assyrian Text Corpus project (State Archives of Assyria) at the University of Helsinki.
CCMAwR: Critical Catalogue of Mesopotamian Anti-witchcraft Rituals Hosted by the University of Würzburg, this is an ongoing project to allow researchers to locate and study details of various cuneiform tablets concerned with anti-witchcraft rituals, including transcriptions where available Background information on how to use the resource and some related links are also supplied by AWOL (Ancient World Online)
AWOL (Ancient World Online) Directory to open-access historical texts on the Ancient World: includes late antiquity, Byzantium, early Church history, Syriac and Coptic studies, history of medicine.
Cuneiform Digital Library Database hosted by UCLA, bringing together over 250,000 digitized texts of cuneiform writings from various museums and institutions in Europe and America, dating from 3500 BC to the end of the pre-Christian era
Melammu Project: digital library (University of Helsinki) Resource on the diffusion of Mesopotamian culture from ancient times to the rise of the Islamic empire comprising open-access works (mainly articles and chapters) plus online dictionaries, a bibliography and a key-word searchable database
British Museum Showcases the world’s cultural and artistic heritage from pre-history to artefacts of the 21st century. View detailed bibliographic records and photographs of thousands of items from the collection
London Centre for the Ancient Near East Based at SOAS, with the aim to establish London as a centre for the study of ancient near eastern civilizations and to establish a network of academic interest in the region