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Mythology Research Guide

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The following lists use subject headings and keywords to find materials at HACC Libraries.

Catalog (Subject) Searches:

Classical Mythology Roman Mythology Greek Mythology
Celtic Mythology Norse Mythology Egyptian Mythology
Indian Mythology America Australian Aboriginal Mythology Assyro-Babylonian Mythology
Creation Myths Tricksters and Mythology China Fairy Tales
Japanese Folklore    

Keyword Suggestions 

Try combining terms suggested here with terms you've already tried for different results.

If you are researching Native American Mythology, also try specific tribes:

  • Navajo
  • Creek
  • Choctaw
  • Oneida
  • Cherokee
  • Blackfoot
  • Zuni

Other Common Search Terms:

  • Underworld
  • Hero
  • Creation
  • Fertility
  • Flood
  • Tricksters
  • Folklore
  • Fairy Tales (fairy tales are not the same as mythology, but there is some overlap)

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Joseph Campbell is a renowned scholar of comparative mythology: