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Welcome to the Anthropology Subject Guide!
Meyer Library Information
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Anthropological Index Online The Anthropological Index Online is based on the journal holdings of the Anthropology Library at the British Museum, which receives periodicals in all branches of anthropology from academic institutions and publishers around the world. This online index includes all entries from its print index version, with records back to 1957.
Encyclopedia of Anthropology Provides over 1000 entries on topics in physical/ biological anthropology, archaeology, cultural/social anthropology, linguistics, and applied anthropology. Special attention is given to: hominid evolution, primate behavior, genetics, ancient civilizations, cross-cultural studies, social theories, and the value of human language for symbolic communication.
Reference and Research Assistance
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