Electronic Resources: Italian Studies

Tesoro della Lingua Italiana delle Origini (TLIO)
The largest currently available database of linguistic material drawn from Italian vernaculars up to 1375.  As of September 2011, it has 23,798 entries available for consultation.

Dante Online
Sponsored by the Società Dantesca Italiana, the site contains complete texts of all Dante's works in the original Italian or Latin and in English translation, as well as biographical material, a comprehensive catalog of manuscripts of the Commedia, and bibliographical and other resources (still under construction).

Dartmouth Dante Project (DDP)
A searchable full-text database containing more than seventy commentaries on Dante's Commedia, from the fourteenth century to the twentieth.

An integrated multimedia journey--combining artistic images, textual commentary, and audio recordings--through the three realms of Dante's afterlife; fascinating and enjoyable for beginners and advanced students alike.

The Decameron Web
A comprehensive and beautifully illustrated site devoted to Boccaccio and his writings, principally the Decameron.

Duecento: la poesia italiana dalle origini a Dante
Texts of some 2400 poems written before c. 1300, by some 200 identifiable authors (and, of course, "Anon.").