Welcome to the Anthropology Research Guide!
This guide is to help you get a jumpstart on Anthropology Research by giving an overview of what Anthropology Resources are available in the library, along with some quick tips on how to find and use them.
Sherratt Library provides access to a number of databases on a wide range of subjects. Below is a list of databases with content related to Anthropology:
Although many of the journals we have in Sherratt Library are available in electronic form, there are times when a print copy is the way to go. Below is a list of journals we have in print and electronic formats. (Note: Print copies of journals are housed on the first floor of Sherratt Library, organized alphabetically by title.)
Here at Sherratt Library, we use the Library of Congress classification system (call numbers) to organize most of our items, including print books and e-books. Below is a general list of call numbers that relate to Anthropology (they can help you find items faster).
CC 1-960 Archaeology
|CC 72-81||Philosophy. Theory|
|CC 83-97||Study and teaching. Research|
|CC 135-137||Preservation, restoration, and conservation of antiquities.Antiquities and state|
|CC 140||Forgeries of antiquities|
|CC 200-260||Bells. Campanology. Cowbells|
|CC 600-605||Boundary stones|
|CC 700-705||Stone heaps, cairns, etc., of unknown purpose|
|CC 710||Hill figures|
|CC 960||Lanterns of the dead|
|GN 49-298||Physical anthropology|
|GN 301-674||Ethnology. Social and cultural anthropology|
|GN 406-517||Cultural traits, customs, and institutions|
|GN 451-477.7||Intellectual life. Including communication, recreation, philosophy, religion, knowledge, etc.|
|GN 478-491.7||Social organization|
|GN 492-495.2||Political organization. Political anthropology|
|GN 502-517||Psychological anthropology|
|GN 537-674||Ethnic groups and races|
|GN 700-890||Prehistoric archeology|