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Resources for Byzantine Studies

A collection of electronic resources created by Dumbarton Oaks and guides to online resources

Online Lead Seals Catalogue

The site of the ongoing project to catalogue the 17,000 Byzantine seals in the Dumbarton Oaks Collection.

Resources for Syriac Studies

An annotated collection of free and open source books, journals, and more related to the study of Syriac.

Bibliography on Gender in Byzantium

This resource started out as a bibliography on women in Byzantium, begun by Thalia Gouma-Peterson and maintained by Alice-Mary Talbot. Work on women’s history has recently been supplemented by studies on eunuchs, and a concern for masculinity, which together enable work on the Byzantine gender system.

Hagiography Database

The Hagiography Database is currently being revamped. Please check back again shortly.

Translations of Byzantine Saints' Lives

A list of translations of Byzantine saints' lives listed both alphabetically and chronologically.

Graduate Programs in North America

BSANA has assumed the duty of compiling information on graduate programs.

Dissertations in North America

A list of completed and in-progress North American dissertations. Dumbarton Oaks invites submissions of dissertation titles.

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