Aegyptus Electreus

This digital collection contains pdf documents of excavation reports, philological works and museum catalogs from the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

A photograph of three ancient Egyptian objects in an exhibition case (from left to right): statue of an Egyptian god, statue of an owl, and statue of an Egyptian goddess)

In an effort to protect older books in the Museum Library's Egyptology collection, the library has purchased pdf copies of these works from Yare Egyptology and made them available for use online. Patrons can access the text and images from these files using their PennKey and password. These files can be downloaded and printed from the library's public computers for the same cost as photocopies, without damaging the original volumes in the collection. These files are also stored on CDs and arranged in binders according to call number at the Museum Library Desk. Volumes with linked pdf files are listed below by author and most recent electronic publication date.

Electronic Holdings by Author

Resources Available on CD Only

  • Davies, No. de G. 2003. THE ROCK TOMBS OF EL AMARNA. 6 VOLS. [1903-1908]. Archaeological Survey of Egypt Memoirs 13-18. Worcester, U.K.: Yare Egyptology. DT57 E323 no.13-18 2003
  • Davies, No. de G. 2004. THE ROCK TOMBS OF DEIR EL GEBRÂWI. 2 vols. Archaeological Survey of Egypt / Egypt Exploration Fund 11-12th Memoir. Worcester, U.K.: Yare Egyptology. DT57 .E323 no.11-12 2004
  • Garstang, J. 2005. THE BURIAL CUSTOMS OF THE THIRD EGYPTIAN DYNASTY AS ILLUSTRATED BY TOMBS OF THE MIDDLE KINGDOM [1907]. Worcester, U.K.: Yare Egyptology. DT62 T6 G2 2005