Websites - Archives / Museums / Universities

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Repositories and Archives

  • Discovery
    "This database holds more than 32 million descriptions of records held by The National Archives and more than 2,500 archives across the United Kingdom. Over 9 million records are available for download."
  • Electronic Tools and Ancient Near East Archives (ETANA)
    "(open access) ETANA is a multi-institutional collaborative project initiated in August 2000, as an electronic publishing project designed to enhance the study of the history and culture of the ancient Near East."
  • Gallica
    A respository of documents from the the Bibliothèque nationale de France.
  • Internet Archive
    This non-profit library offers millions of free books, movies, software, music, websites, and more.
  • HathiTrust Digital Library   
    Excellent library of books
  • Library Genesis
    ”Library Genesis or LibGen is a search engine for articles and books on various topics, which allows free access to content that is otherwise paywalled or not digitized elsewhere”
  • Digital Collection of Egyptian Antiquities at NYPL
    To find some of the gems, scroll don the page here.


University Library Websites
These libraries maintain extensive Egyptology Collections. Refer to their excellent guides for detailed information on ancient Egypt civilization and culture.



Content last reviewed: April 1, 2020