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REL 121: Hittite

This guide is provide resources for study of Aztec, Baltic, Canaanite, Hittite, Inca, Mongol and Sumerian civilizations.

Using Power Search : Hands-on Instructions

Power Search

Articles, books, films, and more...

Enter your topic to find additional articles, books, films, etc.  If you are doing this from a computer that is not connected to the Edison network, you will then need to click  at the top of the page, and log in by selecting Edison State Community College as your Institution, and entering your name and library card number (located on the back of your Edison Student ID). 

Enter the words Hittite religion or mythology or history into the Power Search. Use the Refine Results column on the left side of the page to narrow the results. Ask Nancy, Amanda or Elsa for assistance. Our telephone number is 937 778 7950. E-mail us at library@edisonohio.edu

You will need to carefully look through your results to make sure that the article/resource is relevant!

Click on a "Full Text" link to display the article/resource. Click on the article/resource Title to get an Abstract (description) of the article/resource, and then click the "Cite" link to find your MLA or APA Citation.

Another Power Search

The following article about the Epic of Gilgamesh may be searched by title. Put quotation marks around the title when typing it into the Power Search box.

“The development and meaning of the Epic of Gilgamesh: an interpretive essay.”

Encyclopedia of Religion (print)

Edison Catalog

Use this search box to find books and other materials at the Edison Library.

OhioLINK Catalog

Use this search box to expand your search and find books and other materials at the 80+ college and university libraries in Ohio - delivered free to the Edison Library!

OhioLINK Electronic Book Center

Click on the electronic link and the computer will take you to the book. Enter your name and library barcode when required.

Gale Encyclopedia of World History: Governments

Enter Hittite Empire into the search box.

The Oxford Companion to World Mythology

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Enter Hittite Hurrian into the search box.

Book on RESERVE in the Library

The following book is available in the Reserve section of the Edison Library. Ask for it at the desk.

The Great Empires of the Ancient World.

Other Print Books in the Library

 These books may have useful information. Use the index to look for belief and practice of Hittites.

The conquest of civilization. D59 .B78 1954

The encyclopedia of religion and war. Reference  BL80.3 .E53 2004.

Illustrated dictionary of mythology: heroes, heroines, gods, and goddesses from around the world. Reference  BL303 .W55 1998.

A world treasury of myths, legends, and folktales: stories from six continents. Reference  BL 311 .B5613 2000.

World mythology. Circulating Collection  BL311 .W66 1993.

Thematic guide to world mythology. Reference  BL312 .S76 2004.

Historical atlas of world mythology. Oversized  BL311 .C26 1988.

Myths. Oversized  BL315 .M95

Dictionary of Gods and Goddesses. Reference  BL 473 .J67 2004.