Anthropology: Library Resources

Additional Library Resources

Finding Books

Use the library catalog to look for books by author, (last name, then first name-example: Bookish, Pamyla), by subject, title etc.

Dictionary of Anthropology GN11 .D48 1986  
Contains concise articles on subjects; its format resembles an expanded dictionary. Biographies are included, focus on 20th century socio-cultural anthropologists.

Companion Encyclopedia of Anthropology GN25 .C65 1994  Organizes topical articles into sections by humanity, culture and social life. Contains 38 articles written by anthropologists. Each article contains a bibliography.

Encyclopedia of World Cultures GN550 .E53 1991   
The definitive guide to the subject and without parallel in its comprehensive treatment. Each volume is devoted to a geographic area. Each volume includes an ethnic names index, bibliographies, filmographies, maps and a list of cultures.

Grove Dictionary of Art Online
Contains 45,000 articles on every aspect of the visual arts: painting, sculpture, graphic arts, architecture, decorative arts and photography, from prehistory to the present day.

Grove Music Online
Grove Music Online comprises the full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians.


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