Anthropology

Background Information

More books on anthropology and related topics can be found using the Library's catalog.

Biographical Dictionary of Anthropologists REF GN 20. S 84 2009
Dictionary of Anthropology REF GN 307. D 485 1997
Encyclopedia of Anthropology REF GN 11. E 63 2006
Encyclopedia of Human Evolution and Prehistory REF GN 281. E 53 2000
History of Physical Anthropology: An Encyclopedia REF GN 50.3 S 64 1997
Social and Cultural Anthropology: The Key Concepts REF GN 316. R 37 2000
Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life REF GN 333. W 67 1998

Journal Articles

AnthroSource
This database is one of the best places to start a search in any topic in cultural or physical anthropology. It can be used to locate scholarly articles in thousands of anthropology journals.
JSTOR
This journal archive contains thousands of articles on all topics in anthropology.
Directory of Open Access Journals
The DOAJ contains thousands of free, open access articles on all topics in anthropology.
ScienceDirect Social Sciences and Humanities
Comprised of some of the most respected scholarly journals in the humanities and social sciences, this database can be used to find articles on a wide variety of topics in anthropology.

Web Sites

Anthropology Resources on the Internet
This directory lists high-quality web sites on a wide variety of topics in anthropology. Sites are organized by source, by topic, and by region.
Google Cultural Institute

The Google Cultural Institute helps preserve and promote culture online. With a team of dedicated engineers, Google is building tools that make it simple to tell the stories of our diverse cultural heritage and make them accessible worldwide.

Public Anthropology
The home of the Anthropology Journal Archive Project, the brainchild of Robert Borofsky. This is a must-visit site for professional anthropologists and students.