Anthropology Subject Guide: Getting Started


Hello and welcome to the Subject Guide for Anthropology. This guide is intended to help you find resources for conducting research in anthropology via the Oviatt Library. Use the tabs above to find information on reference materials, indexes, writing guides and other useful resources for your research.

Just getting started? Here are some of the key features of the Oviatt Library's homepage:

Browsing the Stacks

Just feel like browsing? Check out the second floor where the call numbers begin with GN. This section has materials related to anthropology, including physical anthropology, ethnology, social and culture anthropology, archaelology, human evolution, applied anthropology, and more.

Additionally, if you're looking to browse for books related to anthropological linguistics, check out the fourth floor where the call numbers begin with P. This is where materials related to linguistics are and include books on biolinguistics, sociolinguistics, linguistic change, and more.