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ANTH: Research in Anthropology & Archaeology: Articles


Anthropology Databases

These databases are useful for many topics in Anthropology.


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Need the PDF/full-text?

Use Article Linker to search for full-text across all databases. If the article isn't available, choose Request via ILLiad or use interlibrary services to request a copy from another library.

Multidisciplinary Databases

These databases cover multiple disciplines and can be great ways to expand your search.


Need help building a search?

Try truncating words to increase search results:

anthropol* will find anthropology, anthropological, anthropologist, anthropologists

ethnog*  will find ethnography, ethnographic, ethnographer

Try using a phrase search: 

"Sri Lanka"

"participant observation"

Try using Boolean operators (AND, OR, NOT):

Mali AND ethnog*

"Buenos Aires" AND (music OR dance)

"global warming" OR "climate change"

Read our guide on Boolean searching to learn how to create searches like the examples above.

Specialized Databases

These databases have a more specific focus and can help you deepen your literature search. For example, those interested in environmental issues might check out GreenFILE, and those interested in women and gender studies might explore GenderWatch.