Databases for Anthropology

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Anthopology Databases
Database Description Coverage More Info
Anthropology Plus

Provides citations to articles and essays from over 1,000 journals, monographic series, reports, commentaries, and review essays.

19th century-present more info
Social Sciences Citation Index

Part of Web of Science, the Social Sciences Citation Index provides indexing for more than 1,950 journals across 50 social sciences disciplines.

1900-present more info

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Anthopology Databases
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Academic OneFile

Contains more than 11,000 academic jounals, the majority in full text and peer-reviewed, and podcasts and transcripts from major news sources.

1980-present more info
Academic Search Complete

Provides full text for over 8,500 magazines and journals, including more than 7,300 peer reviewed titles. Indexing and abstracts are provided for more than 12,500 journals.

1980-present more info
America's Historical Newspapers

Includes more than 1,000 U.S. historical newspapers published between 1690 and 1922, including titles from all 50 states.

1690-1922 more info
Gale Virtual Reference Library

Provides full text access to more than 100 reference sources, primarily encyclopedias.

2000-present more info
JSTOR

JSTOR specializes in making available the back issues of academic journals (over 1,000) in a wide variety of humanities and social science disciplines.

Coverage is the beginning of the journal until two to five years ago. more info
LexisNexis Academic

News, business information, medical and health topics, and law-related resources

1990s-present more info
ProQuest Historical Newspapers

Offers full-text and full-image articles for 13 large American daily newspapers and two daily British Newspapers (The Guardian and The Observer)

1764-2005 more info
Sage Knowledge

Sage Knowledge provides full text access to more than 150 social science encyclopedias and over 100 handbooks.

1994-present more info
Sociological Abstracts

Sociological Abstracts indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines.

1952-present more info

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Anthopology Databases
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African American Song

16,000 audio tracks of historical recordings from a diverse range of genres such as jazz, blues, gospel, ragtime, folk songs, and narratives, among others.

20th Century more info
Bibliography of Native North Americans

Sources include books, journal articles, essays, conference papers, and US and Canadian government documents.

1500s-present more info
CAMIO

A growing online collection documenting works of art from around the world, representing the collections of prominent museums.

Varies more info
Library Catalog

Holdings for Appalachian State, UNC-A, and Western Carolina University.

1400's-present more info
Music & Performing Arts

Music & Performing Arts combines music audio and video that spans all time periods, and includes hundreds of thousands of seminal artists.

Medieval to present more info
Naxos Music Library

Naxos Music Library is a comprehensive collection of classical music available online.

1150-present more info
New York Times

Covers the New York Times late edition (East Coast) (1980-present), the New York Times Magazine (1997-present), and the New York Times Book Review (1997-present).

1980-present more info
Newspaper Source Plus

Newspaper Source Plus provides full text coverage for 730 national & international newspapers.

2000-present more info
Smithsonian Global Sound

The latest release of Smithsonian Global Sound (2013) includes 2,949 albums, equalling 42,405 tracks.

20th century more info
WorldCat

Contains over 50 million records cataloged by OCLC member libraries throughout the world: Appalachian State University Library is a member (OCLC member code=NJB).

1000 BC-present more info

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