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Social Anthropology: Home

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Welcome to the Library Subject Guide for Social Anthropology!

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

Click on the tabs at the top to find more details about the various resources! 

Feature Journal

Sites is an online journal currently published by the Association of Social Anthropologists of Aotearoa New Zealand with assistance from the Department of Anthropology and Archaeology at the University of Otago:

New Anthropology Books

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Humanities Drop-In Sessions!

Our Drop-In Sessions are paused until we move back into Level 1.

Please get in touch with Lisa if you need any assistance with research or referencing - 

If you need help with finding information for your assignments or need help with Referencing, come along to our Humanities Drop-In Sessions!

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.

Anth Nav

Feature Resource: Sage Research Methods

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This page lists key databases and journals you can use for finding resources for your assignments. Use Keyword searches to find articles on your topic.


If you need help with using these resources please contact your Subject Librarian Lisa Chisholm. 

Alternatively you can use the Self Help guide for tips on searching and evaluating 

You can also look at the Ask Library FAQ's or use LibChat to ask library staff for help