"Als eine Frau lesen lernte,
trat die Frauenfrage in die Welt."
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
A Digital Library of Works by German-Speaking Women
List of Works
Alphabetical by Author
Alphabetical by Title
Art (Coming Soon)
Science & Technology
What is The Sophie Journal
1st-year Reader (Coming Soon)
2nd-year Reader (Coming Soon)
Tools and Resources for Researchers
Tools: Correct and Incorrect Formatting
Tools: Example of Italics in Old German Texts
Tools: Guidelines for Proofreaders
Tools: Guidelines for Typists
Do not begin work until you have met with Dr. James for training. Be sure that you back everything up on a second disk.
Tools: Literary Figures, Deities and Histories
Adonis: In Greek mythology, a beautiful young man who was loved by Venus. Aesculaps: Aesculapius was the Greek god of medicine, a great healer who possessed the skill to restore the dead to life.
Tools: Miscellaneous Concepts and Words
Aa: The navigable river on which Mitau is situated. Altan: A type of balcony built onto the upper story of a house. Ambra: An excretion of the sperm whale, used to make perfume.
Tools: People Already Glossed A-K
Abt: Thomas Abbt, 1738-1766, a German philosopher and author, was G.E. Lessing's successor as editor of the Briefe, die neueste Literatur betreffend. His treatise Vom Verdienste was written in 1765.
Tools: People Already Glossed L-Z
*Lavater: Johann Kaspar Lavater (1741-1801), was a Swiss thinker and theological author. A close friend of J. G. Herder and J. W. Goethe, with ties to J. G. Hamann, Lavater wrote religious poetry and theological works.
Tools: The Gothic Alphabet
Download as PDF The Gothic Alphabet
Tools: Where to Look for Bibliographical Information
These books are listed under German 490R.