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Anthropology: Home

The subject guide contains useful information about Anthropology and will assist students in their studies and assignments.

Some Fields in Anthropology

  • Archaeology
  • Forensic Anthropology
  • Social and Cultural Anthropology
  • Linguistics
  • Ethnography and Ethnology
  • Physical or Biological Anthropology
  • Paleo-anthropology
  • Primatology

Anthropology is the study of us, humans, both past and present. -The Canadian Anthropology Society

A central concern of anthropologists is the application of knowledge to the solution of human problems. -The American Anthropological Association


Welcome to the Anthropology guide.

This page provides access to a wide range of electronic and paper resources that will support your learning and research.  Under the databases tab you will find the most important research databases for Anthropology.  These can be used to locate articles and other research on any topic in Anthropology.

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