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Anthropology

This guide is intended for students who are doing research in anthropology, either for classroom assignments, research papers, or exploring a career in anthropology.

This guide is intended for students who are doing research in anthropology,
either for classroom assignments, research papers, or exploring a career in anthropology.

Encyclopedia of Anthroplogy Encyclopedias are a great place to start your research. You can get background information to learn more about your topic so you can search smarter, not harder. Anthropology journal example Articles are a good if you need very specific or very recent information on a topic. You can search for articles in the databases that the library subscribes to. Archaeologists at work Exploring a career in anthropology ? Take a look at this page to find career-oriented resources for anthropology.
Anthropology book thumbnail Books/eBooks will take you on a deep dive into a broader topic. You can get background, history, context, and multiple perspectives. You can search for books and eBooks in the library's catalog. Web searching can be a good place to start learning about a topic, but often it can take a lot of work to identify if a website is a good source or not. Turabian citation book cover Citations are how you indicate to your readers what in your paper is your ideas and what are the ideas of others. Plus they're a required part of writing a research paper.