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Citation Management Workshops!
Registration is now available for upcoming citation management workshops.
The workshops cover skills in utilizing these tools: Endnote, RefWorks, Zotero, Mendeley. There is also a general Introduction to Citation Management workshop to help you choose the best tool for you. These tools make it easier to create your bibliography and keep track of your references.
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Multiple resources for research in Anthropology
Need some background information?
International Encyclopedia of Social and Behavioral Sciences, 2nd edition, covers various aspects of anthropology and the social sciences.
CQ Researcher with in-depth, unbiased coverage of topics such as bullying, health care, death penalty, race and ethnicity.
DSM 5, the standard reference for clinical practice in the mental health field, and helpful resource for description of disorders, behaviors, emerging assessment measure, cultural formation, etc.
PolicyFile is updated weekly with abstracts and links to international and domestic policy papers and reports. Browse the links to organizations, or keyword search for reports, ranging from "Curbing Violence in Nigeria (II): The Boko Haram Insurgency" or "The Challenge of Credit Card Debt for the African American Middle Class.
Need news articles? Check this list of historical and current news resources available to you!
Need Country Information?
Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) with country analysis, risk analysis and industry analysis
Looking for Anthropology-specific research?
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Check the AAA (American Anthropological Association) webpage with advice for students: The captivating and curious careers of anthropology.
Here's an example of anthropological field work for a business! Click on the title to read the article.