Top 5 Archaeology Resources

The links below represent the top five research sources in your discipline, as selected by the UCSD Library. Need help with your research? Ask a librarian!

Anthropology Plus [UCSD Only]
Essential resource for finding journal articles on any aspect of anthropology. Indexes over 2500 anthropology journals from the 1890s to the present. Links to journals held at UCSD. [Full Description]

Bibliografia Mesoamericana
Database of citations to the published literature on the anthropology of Mesoamerica, including: archaeology, ethnography, art history, linguistics, physical anthropology, and more. Major resource for Mesoamerican topics.

Oriental Institute Research Archives Online Catalog
Database of citations to books and journal articles relating to the ancient Near East from prehistoric times through the Late Antique period.

BAESL : Bibliography of Archaeological Excavations in the Southern Levant
Database of citations to books and journal articles on archaeological excavations in parts of present-day Israel, West Bank, Palestine, & Jordan.

Databases for other disciplines such as art history or religion can be good places to look for articles on archaeological topics. Databases listing information on particular geographic regions may also be needed. Here is a list of key databases that will help expand your search.

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