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Library guides

Books

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Journal articles and literature reviews

Find a peer-reviewed article in Social Sciences (Oct 2017)

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Anthropology Plus
Key database for Anthropological journal articles.

AnthroSource
Full-text access to journals produced by the American Anthropological Association

Literature reviews

  • Annual Reviews - In addition to the "Annual review of anthropology " and " Annual review of sociology", the search engine will find review articles from criminology, economics, environment, genomics and human genetics. law, political science, public health and more.
     
  • Oxford Bibliographies Online - provides "literature reviews" for topics in sociology, anthropology, African studies, geography, international relations, Islamic studies, Latin American studies, political science and more.

Other

  • GEOBASE - for human geography, labour, migration, refugees, etc.
  • Social Theory - documents from prominent social sciences theorists.

For Canadian perspectives:

For more, try  Anthropology Databases
For Primary documents, check the guide to "publication types" and choose primary sources

Citation searching

To see who is citing your "key" authors or to identify a cluster of people working in an area, try "citation searching."