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Anthropology Plus | off-campus
Index to articles and reports in anthropology and archaeology. more information

Index, abstracts, and full text for publications with abstracts for more than 590 core sociology journals dating back to 1895. SocINDEX offers coverage from all subdisciplines of sociology, including: abortion, anthropology, cultural sociology, demography, economic development, ethnic & racial studies, gender studies, marriage & family, politics, religion, and social structure. more information

Bibliography of Native North Americans
Citations for books, essays, journal articles, and government documents covering native North American culture, history, and life. more information

Social Sciences Citation Index (ISI Web of Science)
Index, abstracts, and cited references for articles in the social sciences. more information

Digital Media Databases
Mayan Archaeology Digital Photographs
Mayan architecture and scenery from Mexico, Honduras, and Guatemala. more information

Reference Books
Electronic Titles
Electronic Reference Books (ABC-CLIO)
Click on a title to browse its table of contents or do a keyword search.

General Anthropology Print Titles
Dictionary of Anthropology (REF GN 11. D48)
Dictionary which seeks to clarify technical terms and briefly describe theoretical and conceptual issues in anthropology.

The Encyclopedia of Anthropology (REF GN 11. E52)
Provides information on anthropological concepts, theories, and leading figures.

Encyclopedia of Social and Cultural Anthropology (REF GN 307.E525 1996)
Contains entries on social and cultural anthropology as well as biographies of important figures and a glossary of important terms.

Folklore Print Titles
Standard Dictionary of Folklore (REF GR 35 F8)
Two-volume dictionary. Includes gods, heroes, animal and plant folklore, folk songs, supernatural beings, folktales, and more.

Folklore: An Encyclopedia of Beliefs, Customs, Tales, Music, and Art (REF GR 35.F63 1997)
Two-volume comprehensive encyclopedia that covers many aspects of folklore, including its forms, methods of study, and theories.

Current Print Titles
Ohio Archaelogist

Full Text Titles in the Electronic Journal Center
Anthropology title list
General Social Sciences title list
Sociology and Social Sciences title list

Web Sites
Academic Info: Anthropology
Contains links to websites concerned with many aspects of anthropology, including archaeology, cultural and social anthropology, linguistics, and many more.

American Anthropological Association
The primary professional society of anthropologists in the United States since its founding in 1902, is the world's largest professional organization of individuals interested in anthropology.

American Anthropological Association: Anthropology Resources on the Internet
Provides links to websites dealing with archaeology, ethnography, general anthropology resources, and more. Includes a list of email discussion groups.

Library of Congress's Ethnographic Resources related to Folklore, Anthropology, Ethnomusicology, and the Humanities
Provides links to general anthropology resources, journals and newsletters, archives and museums, and more.

Social Science Information Gateway: Anthropology
Evaluates and categorizes anthropology websites. For each website, there is a description, list of keywords, list of subjects, and a resource type (for example, organisations/societies, resource guides, educational materials, and so on).

WWW Virtual Library: Anthropology
Contains links to websites dealing with archaeology, cultural anthropology, specialized fields within anthropology, and more.

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