The library

The library of The Hardt Foundation is a highly specialised research library. It provides its guests with the texts and working tools necessary for their research.


40,000 volumes
  • Approximately 100 specialised journals
  • Texts by Greek and Latin authors, from Homer to the Church Fathers, including commentaries, corpora, scholia and indexes
  • Greek and Roman history
  • Ancient philosophy
  • Greek and Roman epigraphy
  • Greek and Roman numismatics
  • Papyrology
  • Archaeology

Intended primarily for the use of our in-house guests, the library may, however, be made available to outside researchers upon request.

Please do not hesitate to contact us.