Mnamon

Ancient writing systems in the Mediterranean

A critical guide to electronic resources

Eblaite

- Second half of the 24th century B.C. - Second half of the 17th century B.C.


Online resources



Web sites of general interest

  1. Ebla
    Official Website of the Italian Archaeological Mission in Syria

Institutions, centers for study and research

  1. Ebla Digital Archive
    Project of the Ca 'Foscari University (Venice). It is a database of Ebla texts that is constantly updated.
  2. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative
    Project of the University of California at Los Angeles and the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, in collaboration with an international group of Assyriologists and museum curators, intending to make the form and the content of cuneiform tablets available on Internet, through photos and transliterations.

Study and research centers

  1. The Prosopography of Ebla
    Joint project of the University of Rome "La Sapienza" (A. Archi) and the University of Florence (A. Catagnoti). It is a collection of personal names and their contexts starting from the publication of the Ebla texts (ARET, MEE and other texts published or mentioned in different locations.), Information about family relationships, function, related geographical names and administrative terms is provided for each personal name. The material is accompanied by a bibliography of prosopographical studies and articles in pdf format.

Bibliography

  1. Keilschriftbibliographie online
    Published in print since 1940 in Orientalia,it has become an essential tool for bibliographical research in cuneiform studies. The online version also allows research by keyword (eg. "Ebla" or "Tell Mardikh") and by name of scholar.
  2. Eblaite Bibliography
    F. Baffi Guardata - M. Baldacci - F. Pomponio, Bibliografia Eblaita II: SEL 6 (1989), pp. 145-158. Available in pdf
  3. Eblaite Bibliography
    F. Baffi Guardata - M. Baldacci - F. Pomponio, Eblaite Bibliography III: SEL 10 (1993), pp. 93-110.
  4. Eblaite Bibliography
    F. Baffi Guardata - M. Baldacci - F. Pomponio, Eblaite Bibliography IV: SEL 14 (1997), pp. 109-124.
  5. Eblaite Bibliography
    Recent and complete bibliography on scientific studies of Ebla, edited by Erica Scarpa. See also http://ebda.cnr.it/biblio