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A Guide to Anthropology: Reference Works

Browsing for Books

Books are shelved in general subject categories using the Library of Congress classification system. You may want to supplement your use of the catalog with browsing shelf areas for your topic. Below is a brief listing of some of the subject locations in the field of anthropology.

  • CC Archaeology
  • GN Anthropology
    • 49-298 Physical Anthropology, Somotology
    • 301-673 Ethnology, Social and Cultural Anthropology
    • 700-890 Prehistoric Archaeology (mostly by region)
  • GR Folklore
  • GT Manners and Customs

Reference Works

Use the drop down menu above to find reference works related to anthropology.  This guide is not comprehensive, so stop by the reference desk to chat with a librarian about finding information related to anthropology.

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