This book is an introduction to library research in anthropology written primarily for the undergraduate student about to begin a research project. It contains a summary description of the type of resource being discussed and its potential use in a research project.
1. What is Anthropology? 2. Libraries as Sources of Anthropological Information 3. Library Research in Anthropology 4. Library Catalog 5. Published Catalogs of Specialized Libraries 6. Guides to Archives and Manuscript Collections 7. Guides to the Literature of Anthropology and Related Fields 8. Subject Bibliographies 9. Regional Bibliographies 10. Dictionaries and Encyclopedias 11. Handbooks 12. Book Reviews and Yearbooks 13. Indexes and Abstracts 14. Journal Literature 15. Biographical Information 16. Directories of Organizations and Associations 17. Government Documents 18. Atlases and Maps 19. Theses and Dissertations 20. Online Databases 21. Anthropological Films and Photography 22. Human Relations Area Files