Research Resources

Wellesley College Library Resources


Bible Study







  • Myths and Legends
    Aside from the General and Creatures of Myth and Legend sections, these links are organized by region and language group, with those groups which produced written accounts of their myths and legends earlier, generally appearing closer to the beginning."
  • The Encyclopedia Mythica
    A searchable database of general information about mythology, folklore, and legends.
  • Japanese Folk Tales
    A few synopses of some of the most well known Japanese folk tales as well as resources to full text tales and legends.
  • Greek Mythololgy
    Sparse tales told with a few pictures.
  • Germanic Myths, Legends, and Sagas
    A page dedicated to Germanic mythology and culture, especially Old Norse.
  • Gods and Goddesses of Ancient Mythology
    A page dedicated to Greek, Roman, Norse, Egyptian, Native American, Sumerian, and Asian mythology.

Philosophy & Philosophy of Religion