Anthropology: Databases

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Reference Collections

Oxford Handbooks Online

Oxford Handbooks Online is an outstanding collection of the best Handbooks in 14 subject areas. The Oxford Handbooks are one of the most prestigious and successful strands of Oxford's scholarly publishing, bringing together the world's leading scholars to write review essays that evaluate the current thinking on a field or topic, and make an original argument about the future direction of the debate.

Journal Article Databases

  • AnthroNotes The Smithsonian’s Department of Anthropology and Smithsonian Libraries provides the digital database that you can download in-depth, research-based essays and classroom tested teaching activities on a wide range of topics.
  • National Anthropological Archives (NAA) The Smithsonian's Department of Anthropology provides a resource for inquiry into the cultures, arts, and technologies of the world's peoples, from prehistory to the present day.

The Digital Archaeological Record (tDAR) is an international digital repository for the digital records of archaeological investigations.

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