General Mythology and Folklore
Grimm's Fairy Tales This book contains 209 tales collected by the brothers Grimm.
Fable - Encarta Encyclopedia definition, overview and links.
Fable - Encyclopędia Britannica definition, articles and links.
Fable - Encyclopedia.com short overview and links.
Fable - Infoplease.com short overview.
Fairy - Encyclopedia.com short overview.
Fairy - Infoplease.com short overview.
Fairy and Fairy Tale - Encarta Encyclopedia definition, article and links.
Fairy Tale - Britannica.com definition and overview.
Folktales - Infoplease.com short overview
Folktales - Encarta Encyclopedia definition, article and links.
Folktales - Encyclopędia Britannica.com definition, article, and links.
Legend - Britannica.com overview and links.
Legend - Encarta Encyclopedia overview, articles, and links.
Myth - Encyclopędia Britannica definition, overview, articles and links.
Mythology - Infoplease.com short overview.
Mythology - Encyclopedia.com definition, overview and links.
Mythology - Encarta Encyclopedia definition, article and links.
Folklore and Mythology Electronic Texts - Vast collection of original texts mainly covering folklore arranged by title and theme.
Academic Programs in Folklore on the Internet - Ph.D and MA programmes in universities (U.S. centric).
Fables and Fairy Tales - A classic collection of stories and poems from 1909.
Fables and Fairy Tales - Complete Mole and the Owl fable plus stories from George McDonald, Anderson, Lem, and Lord Dunsany.
Folklore and Folk Ways - A brief definition of folklore by The Tree Leaves' Folk Fellowship.
Folklore and Witchcraft - Some popular stories from around the time of the European witch trials.
Gareth Long's Encyclopedia - Short definitions of monsters, mythical creatures and fabulous beasts - from Abatwa to Ziz.
Mystical Creatures - Covers lore and legend for a whole range of creatures such as the unicorn, Seelie Court, and faeries of different types.
Oral Lore - Lists examples of oral lore provided by Morain Genelle's The Contents of Folk Tradition, University of Georgia.
Solar Folklore - Folklore relating to the sun from all round the world.
Sonnilion's Shrine - Includes a beasts, monsters, demons encyclopedia with short definitions. Use browser view option to enlarge text.
Terri Windling's Endicott Studio of Mythic Arts - Writer/Editor/Artist Terri Windling explores myths, folk lore and fairy tales in contemporary mythic arts. Featuring: Thomas Canty, Alan Lee, Brian Froud, Ellen Kushner, and Charles de Lint.