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This guide will help you find resources in anthropology.



Image is of the Village of Morafeno, Madagascar. The Ombiasa, known as Manjovala, is the healer everyone turns to when they are suffering and need to be cured. In this photo he is in the midst of a ceremony, waiting for the spirit he works with to give him guidance. Photo courtesy of Haleemah Jackson, Class of 2014.

This guide includes major databases to help you find what you need. Use the tabs to find background, articles, books, primary sources, etc.

A quick note about two of the categories:

  • Background Information includes encyclopedias, dictionaries, biographical sources, statistics & data, and other kinds of information that will give you an overview or context.
  • Class guides will lead you to library guides created specifically for this subject.


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