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Articles & Databases: Anthropology


For additional anthropology resources see Anthropology Research Guide.

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Highly Recommended

Anthropology Plus Social, cultural, physical, biological, and linguistic anthropology, ethnology, archaeology, folklore, material culture, and interdisciplinary studies. More Details... Late 19th century to present
AnthroSource Anthropological material published by the American Anthropological Association (AAA). More Details... Beginning of 20th century to present
Gale Virtual Reference Library Combined search for 120 fulltext reference works from Gale Research. Useful for biographical and encyclopedia information. More Details...  

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America: History & Life History of the United States and Canada. More Details... 1954 to present
Historical Abstracts History of the world from 1450 to the present (excluding the United States and Canada). More Details...  
Family & Society Studies World Wide Practice and policy with families and individuals—international. More Details... 1970 to present
Sociological Abstracts Sociology and behavioral sciences. More Details... 1952 to present; selective from 1920
MLA Bibliography Comprehensive, international listing of literary criticism and theory, linguistics, film and drama criticism, cultural studies, and folklore, covering articles, book chapters, books, and more.  Can limit to items in English and to type of resource, such as journal articles. More Details... 1926 to present
Medline Medicine, psychiatry, brain research, health. More Details... 1965 to present
PsycINFO Psychology, development, behavioral sciences, mental health. More Details... 1890 to present; select from 1806
Ethnic NewsWatch Full-text collection of newspapers, magazines, and journals from the ethnic, minority, and native press. More Details... 1992 to present
Google Scholar Indexes scholarly journal articles and web pages in all academic disciplines. Especially useful for "cited by" references. More Details...  

Other Databases to Consider

AnthroHub Materials produced by the Department of Anthropology at UC Berkeley and anthropological works created by and about UC Berkeley anthropologists. More Details... 1896 to present
Dissertation and Theses:  The Humanities and Social Sciences Collection Indexes more than 1,000,000 dissertations and theses in the social sciences and humanities. Contains fulltext of most U.S. theses and dissertations. More Details... 1637 to present