Modern Greek Studies Association

Hellenic Scholars’ Library; Samford University

Birmingham, AL

History and Description

The Hellenic Scholars Library Collection was started by three co-founders for the purpose of supporting the Classics Program at Samford University. The collection consists of works spanning the ancient through modern Greek worlds.


The Hellenic Scholars Library Collection is a small collection to date (ca. 1,500 volumes) covering a wide variety of Greek topics, but is heavy in scholarly works relative to the Classics and to theology.


Created November 11, 2009.

Ms. Sue Peterson, Acquisitions Chair
Samford University Library
800 Lakeshore Drive
Birmingham, AL 35229

(205) 726-2518

Ms. Despina Vodantis, Hellenic Scholars’ Library Co-Founder
112 Cambridge Terrace
Alabaster, AL 35007
(205) 664-0529


Samford University Libraries Catalog

(Select ‘Hellenic Collection’ to limit a search to the Hellenic Scholars’ Library.)

Access restrictions/conditions

Books circulate to the campus community and are available via interlibrary loan.