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Use these databases as a start for your research. Depending on what you're looking for, you may also want to use the databases listed under Biological Sciences, Geography, Visual Arts and History. If you need additional help selecting an article index for your topic, contact Jenna Walsh, Liaison Librarian for Archaeology ( / 778-782-9378)

Top Resources

  1. Indexes core journal articles, conference proceedings, and other resources in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities, can be used for citation analysis of research. A citation index contains the references cited by the authors of the publications covered by the index. You can use these references to do a cited reference search. This type of search enables you to find works that cite a previously published work.
  2. Index for all aspects of Native North American culture, history, and life.
  3. Human and physical geography.
  4. Key database for Anthropological journal articles.
  5. A repository of over one million digital images and related data.
  6. Full-text data on archaeological traditions from around the world. Text is subject-indexed for quick information retrieval.
  7. Source documents on cultures of the world.

Other Resources

  1. Full-text access to journals produced by the American Anthropological Association
  2. All aspects and periods of art.
  3. Covers core literature in biology and agriculture.
  4. Database of nearly 200,000 references relevant to British and Irish archaeology provided by the Council for British Archaeology
  5. Geology and Geophysics
  6. A database with extensive monographs, manuscripts, newspapers, periodicals and photographs about Indigenous populations in North America.
  7. Searchable, archival collection of core academic articles, books, and primary sources in arts, humanities and social sciences.
  8. Online version of more than 200 language and subject dictionaries and reference works.
  9. Bibliographic access to the scientific literature on nonhuman primates for the research and educational communities.
  10. All aspects of animal research.
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