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This research guide has been designed to help students, faculty and researchers in Anthropology access and utilize relevant resources available through UBC Library.

Background Information

Background information can be found in encyclopedias, dictionaries and bibliographies.  UBC Library provides access to many excellent resources in both print and online versions; a select number are listed below.

General Encyclopedias of Anthropology

Cultural and Linguistic Anthropology

Medical and Biological Anthropology

Anthropologists: Directories and Biographical Information

Handbooks and Research Guides


First Nations