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Année Philologique Restricted Resource
Indexes articles in journals, books, and conference proceedings covering all aspects of classical studies. Historical coverage ranges from prehistory to the Middle Ages.

Dates of Coverage: 1924 to date
Anthropology Plus Restricted Resource
Citations for journal articles, reports, commentaries, and edited works, in social, cultural, physical, biological, and linguistic anthropology, ethnology, archaeology, folklore, and material culture.

Includes records from Anthropological Literature (Harvard University) and the Anthropological Index (Royal Anthropological Institute).

Dates of Coverage: Late 19th c. to date

Bibliography of Native North Americans Restricted Resource
Index of books, essays, journal articles, and government documents from the U.S. and Canada, covering native North American history and culture.

Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) (1975-2007)
Index to 1,200+ North American and European Journals covering Western Art from ca. 300 CE to present. Succeeded by International Bibliography of Art.
Historical Abstracts Restricted Resource
Index to thousands of academic journals covering world history (excluding the US and Canada) from 1450 to present, in over 40 languages, with full-text available.
Dates of Coverage: 1955 to date


Archaeological method and theory: an encyclopedia.
Print Location: Main Reference CC75 .A654 1999

Encyclopedia of Archaeology Restricted Resource Some full text available
San Diego, Calif.: Elsevier/Academic Press, 2008

Government Information

National NAGRPA
The Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) was enacted on November 16, 1990, to address the rights of lineal descendants, Indian tribes, and Native Hawaiian organizations to Native American cultural items, including human remains, funerary objects, sacred objects, and objects of cultural patrimony. The Act assigned implementation responsibilities to the Secretary of the Interior.

Handbooks & Guides

Archaeology: the key concepts
Print Location: Main Reference CC165 .A635 2005


Maya Archeology Digital Photographs Resource contains images
A collection of digital photographs of Maya archeological sites in Mexico, Honduras, and Guatemala.


AnthroSource Restricted Resource Some full text available
Publications of the American Anthropological Association.

Organizations & Associations

Society for American Archaeology
The Society for American Archaeology (SAA) is an international organization dedicated to the research, interpretation, and protection of the archaeological heritage of the Americas
Society for Archaeological Sciences
An international association promoting research on and dissemination of knowledge of our human past, studied through a wide range of techniques derived from the natural sciences.

Web Sites

Archaeological Institute of America
The AIA supports archaeologists, their research and its dissemination, and the ethical practice of archaeology.  
note: Click on 'Professionals' - 'Fieldnotes' - 'Digital Resources'
Archeology Program of the National Park Service
Information about important sites, current programs and activities, as well as laws and regulations.

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