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Cultural Anthropology: Finding Websites

This guide provides resources for your cultural anthropological research

Social Media

  • Anthro{dendum}
    Group blog devoted to ‘doing anthropology in public’ — providing well-written relevant discussion of sociocultural anthropology that everyone will find accessible; formerly known as the blog, Savage Minds
  • Ethnography Matters
    "Since [2011], Ethnography Matters has become a platform for ethnographers and those using elements of ethnographic practice to take part in conversations between academic and applied ethnography in the private and public sector."

Useful Websites

History of Anthropology Newsletter
A venue for publication and conversation on the many histories of the discipline of anthropology since 1973. It became an open access web publication in 2016.

Anthropology Resources on the Internet
Annotated list of links from the American Anthropological Association, arranged by sub-discipline and type of resource.

Anthropology Tutorials
Lessons in both cultural and physical anthropology, including glossaries, related Web sites, and suggestions for further study, from the Behavioral Sciences Department of Palomar College.

AATA Online
Over 100,000 abstracts of literature related to the preservation and conservation of material cultural heritage.

National Anthropological Archives/Human Studies Film Archives
Guides to historical and contemporary anthropological materials in a variety of formats, collected by the Department of Anthropology of the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History, that document the world's cultures and the history of the discipline.

Voice of the Shuttle: Anthropology
Links to online academic resources in anthropology, including writings and projects, journals, teaching resources, and conferences, from the English Department of the University of California, Santa Barbara.