Useful links


National Library
Gennadius Library, American School of Classical Studies at Athens
University- and Institute libraries in Thessaloniki
University library in Rethymnon, Crete

Libraries in Athens
Blegen Library, American School of Classical Studies
The Library of the British School
The Library of the French Institute
The Library of the German Archaeological Institute
The Library of the Italian Archaeological School
The Nordic Library – with useful links to e.g. on-line library catalogues


Residents at the Danish Institute can obtain letters of introduction to the above libraries.
Please send us a request and two passport photos well in advance of the stay.

Archaeological Schools in Athens

The American School of Classical Studies
The Australian Archaeological Institute
The Belgian School at Athens
The British School
The Canadian Institute in Greece
Deutsches Arkaeologisches Institut
Ecole française d’Athènes
Ecole Suisse d’Archeologie
The Finnish Institute
The Georgian Institute, Vas. Konstantinou 40, GR-116 35 ATHENS
The Irish Institute of Hellenic Studies
The Netherlands Institute
The Norwegian Institute
Österreichisches Archaeologisches Institut
Scuola Archeologica Italiana
The Swedish Institute
Polish Archaeological Institute at Athens

Other Danish Institutions

The Danish Institute in Rome
The Danish Institute in Damascus

Practical links (in English)

The Danish Embassy in Athens

Athens airport


Athens Metro



Busses, regional


Weather forecast

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