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Dictionaries in the University of Iowa Classics Seminar Room, picture by Lindsay Vella and used by permission.

Review: Exploring Logeion, a Searchable Database of Greek and Latin Dictionaries

By Willeon Slenders | October 25, 2018

Logeion allows searches of a series of Greek and Latin dictionaries and classical reference works. It was developed beginning in 2011 at the University of Chicago by students Josh Goldenberg and Matt Shanahan under the direction of Professor Helma Dik, and regularly adds new features and resources. Inspired by the innovative Dictionnaire vivant de la langue française, also based at the University of Chicago, it began with a nucleus of several reference works originally digitized by Perseus. The current list includes some twenty distinct reference works ( Read more …