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Welcome to Anthropology
Anthropology is the study of humankind to better understand how we develop and interact as cultures and societies.
Some Highlighted Anthropology Databases
Oxford Bibliographies - Anthropology
Featuring topical anthropological content, in a high-level encyclopedia alternative to Wikipedia with annotated bibliography and recommended readings directly searchable in Google Books, WorldCat and the VU Catalog.
A cross-cultural database for comparing cultures around the world.
Highlighted General Databases
Academic Search Ultimate (EBSCO)
Comprehensive, multidisciplinary database providing access to full-text journals, magazines, newspapers, book reviews, and more.
Biography in Context (Gale)
Reference information covering historical figures and "present-day news makers"; provides access to magazine and journal articles, videos, primary sources, and audio and image files.
Reports on hot topics and issues, includes topic overview, pro/con essays, and a list of additional resources.
Access over 100,000 ebooks covering a wide range of academic disciplines.
Multidisciplinary database with scholarly journals, ebooks, reviews, and pamphlets. Use Journal Filter to narrow down by discipline/subject.
A multidisciplinary, aggregated database; search multiple ProQuest databases simultaneously for ebooks and scholarly articles.
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This guide was created by Michelle Schonken. It was maintained and updated by Christine Shin.