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This Subject Guide brings together important research resources for Anthropology. These include article databases & journals, major reference works, and other key sources.

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Engaged Social Science, or eSocSci, is New Zealand’s Social Science Networking Hub.

eSocSci connects New Zealand social scientists and their ideas across all disciplines, sectors and locations. The website uses academic blogging, networks, online seminars and econferences to facilitate this.

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Looking for Academic Literature?

Below are four good tools to search for academic literature on your topic.  Explore the tabs along the top for even more options.

Feature Resource: Sage Research Methods


Getting Started with Your Research


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Search relevant books, book chapters, dictionary and encyclopedia entries, or journal articles from over 175,000 pages of renowned SAGE content in research methods.


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What is Anthropology Video

Created by the Minnesota Humanities Center.

Liaison Librarian / Kaitiaki Pukapuka

Shiobhan Smith

New Anthropology Books


Feature Journal

Sites is an online journal administered by the University of Otago Anthropology Department: