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Encyclopaedia of Ancient Near Eastern Studies (RlA)


Digital Access to the Reallexikon and its Articles

Online Volumes – PDF Files

All volumes of the „Reallexikon der Assyriologie und Vorderasiatischen Archäologie (RlA)“ (Encyclopaedia of Ancient Near Eastern Studies) are available as PDF files. They can be accessed via the publication server of the Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities, where all of the Academy’s publications are made available. You will find the Reallexikon by selecting the input field “Reihe” and entering “Reallexikon”.

Individual volumes can always be searched for directly via your detail site and the tab “Publikationen”. From there please follow the link to the digital copy. 

To the publication server

Access via List of Lemmata

Based on the lemma register, some information was added to the Reallexikon’s articles, possibly helpful with your research:

  • English translation of the lemma
  • factual categorisation
  • spatiotemporal categorisation
  • authors of the articles

to the list of lemmata
to title page with citations