She gave her name to that part of the world which was called Libya, in antiquity the name for Africa.
- Pausanias. Description of Greece i, 44.3.
- Pseudo-Apollodorus. The Library ii, 1.4; iii, 1.1.
- Smith, William. (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. London: Taylor, Walton, and Maberly.