Anthropology Resources at the Ladd Library

Full Text Journals & Indexes

Online Sources

Anthropology Plus ABOUT AnthroSource
Search through all American Anthropological Association journals
Bibliography of Native North Americans ABOUT
Handbook of Latin American Studies ABOUT Annual Review of Anthropology.
Place to search for review articles
Bibliography of Asian Studies ABOUT Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History
Scientific results of laboratory and field studies from 1907 to the present
African-Wide ABOUT
American Bibliography of Slavic and Eastern European Studies ABOUT Encyclopedia of Body Adornment

Web Resources

Academic Info: Anthropology Gateway
Compilation of web sites including digital publications, cultural & social anthropology, physical & biological anthropology, archaeology, Kennewick Man resources, as well as a listing of anthropology organizations.
Resources for the anthropological study of food habits
A unique online bibliography compiled at Illinois State University.

Resources in Ethnographic Studies
A collection of resources in Anthropology, Ethnomusicology, Folklore, and Folklife gathered by American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress.

ArchNet: WWW virtual library – archaeology
ArchNet maintains “links to presentations of archaeological materials useful for teaching and/or research”

Somali Bantu Experience: From East Africa to Maine
Professor Besteman of Colby’s web site filled with relevant information.

American Journeys
A collaboration between the Wisconsin Historical Society and National History Day, this site contains over 150 early North American travel narratives.

Early Canadiana Online
This is a digital library providing access to over 937,800 pages of Canada’s printed heritage. It features works published from the time of the first European settlers up to the early 20th Century and includes such important works such as the Jesuit relations and allied docum$ the Jesuit missionaries in New France, 1610-1791.

Aboriginal Canada Portal
A collaborative site between the Government of Canada and Aboriginal organization.

Index of Native American Resources on the Internet
One of the most comprehensive and well-organized sites for information on Native Americans and othe indigenous people.

American Anthropological Association
A plethora of information from the oldest association for professional anthropologists including some useful resources for students.

Subject Guides at Bowdoin and Colby Colleges.

Reference Works

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