Library Instruction for Anthropology

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Library Instruction for Anthropology

  1. 1. Anthropology Date Time Professor
  2. 2. Library Resources <ul><li>Find books, e-book, videos… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Library Catalog </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Find articles </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Wilson Omnifile </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>JSTOR </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Project Muse </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Psychology & Behavioral Sciences </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Religion & Anthropology
  4. 4. Personal Space OR Social Interaction OR Spatial Behavior (you do not always need the term Anthropology in search)
  5. 5. Material Culture OR Antiquities
  6. 6. SEARCHING FOR BOOKS OR ARTICLES? <ul><li>Approach your search from different angles. Use different terms. </li></ul><ul><li>Narrow your search by discipline: </li></ul>language and anthropology educational anthropology literature and anthropology art and anthropology
  7. 7. Related terms: Narrow further: Marriage customs and rites Funeral rites and ceremonies Manners and customs Narrow further: Material culture Culture Narrow further: Ethnology—Mexico Ethnology Narrow further: Egypt and antiquities Archaeology
  8. 8. Remember! Some books & articles don’t include the word anthropology in the title or subject terms <ul><li>Examples : </li></ul><ul><li>Social structure </li></ul><ul><li>Historic sites </li></ul><ul><li>Folklore </li></ul><ul><li>Civilization </li></ul><ul><li>Ethnicity </li></ul>
  9. 9. Looking at a specific community <ul><li>Search the name of the cultural group or location: </li></ul><ul><li>Maori (New Zealand people) </li></ul><ul><li>Hopi Indians </li></ul><ul><li>India and social life and customs </li></ul>
  10. 10. Browsing Areas for Books GR Folklore GV Recreation, Leisure P Language & Linguistics GT Manners & Customs HM Culture GN Anthropology CC Archaeology GF Human Ecology RELATED AREAS ANTHROPOLOGY
  11. 11. RECOMMENDED WEBSITES <ul><li>Anthropology in the News (Texas A&M University) http://www.tamu.edu/anthropology/news.html </li></ul><ul><li>Socio-Cultural Theory in Anthropology (Indiana University) </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.indiana.edu/~wanthro/sociocultural_theory.htm </li></ul><ul><li>American Anthropological Association http://www.aaanet.org/index.htm </li></ul><ul><li>Includes Anthropology Resources on the Interne t at http://www.aaanet.org/resinet.htm </li></ul><ul><li>Voice of the Shuttle: Anthropology Links (Univ. of California—Santa Barbara) http://vos.ucsb.edu/browse.asp?id=2703 </li></ul><ul><li>Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage http://www.folklife.si.edu/index.html </li></ul><ul><li>Smithsonian Dept. of Anthropology (Museum of Natural History) http://www.mnh.si.edu/anthro </li></ul><ul><li>Canadian Museum of Civilization http://www.civilization.ca/cmc/cmce.asp </li></ul><ul><li>Intute: Social Sciences - Anthropology (University of Birmingham) http://www.intute.ac.uk/socialsciences/anthropology </li></ul><ul><li>Anthro . Net Research Engine www.anthro.net </li></ul><ul><li>Comprehensive list of websites & bibliographies about anthropology & its sub-fields </li></ul><ul><li>JR: Anthropology guide 10/07 </li></ul>

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