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ANTHROPOLOGY
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KEY RESOURCES AT A GLANCE

Journal articles
Use these online databases  to locate journal articles on your topic. These databases are best searched using keywords. Many articles in the databases are full-text. Use your Owl Link  name and password to access the online databases when off-campus.
    Academic OneFile
    Ethnic NewsWatch
    Social Science Journals
Web Sites
Country Studies-Federal Research Division, Library of Congress
Resources in Ethnographic Studies  

REFERENCE AND SUPPORTING INFORMATION

Definitions of Terms
   
On-line
Definitions of Anthropological Terms

Background Information
Consult encyclopedias to get an overview of a topic.
    Print Sources:
Encyclopedia of Cultural Anthropology Reference GN 307 .E52 1996
Encyclopedia of Social and Cultural Anthropology Reference GN 307 .E527 1996
Encyclopedia of World Cultures Reference GN 307 .E532 1999
History of Physical Anthropology Reference GN 50.3 .H57 1997
Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life Reference GN 301 .W67 1998

Books and Videos
Search by keywords, subject, title or author in the Online Catalog.
Tip: To do a subject search, use the Library of Congress subject headings anthropology or ethnography or physical anthropology
ip: Browse the shelves in the area GN to look at many of the Library’s holdings that are available.

Associations and Organizations
American Anthropological Association
American Association of Physical Anthropologists
 Archeological Society of Maryland

Writing and Citing
APA Style (Owl at Purdue)
MLA Style (Owl at Purdue)
Quick Research Library Tutorial-Your step by step directions to writing a research paper

Help with course assignments
Come to the Reference desk on the first floor of Prince George’s Community College Library or phone 301-322-0476.

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