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Archaeology: Rowan resources

Study of human cultures through the recovery, documentation and analysis of material remains and environmental data, such as architecture, artifacts, biofacts, human remains, landscapes.


The general Library of Congress call number classification for archaeology is CC.  These books would be found on the third floor of Campbell Library.  For antiquities of a specific area, do a subject keyword search in the library's online catalog using the specific area name and antiquities, i.e. Rome and Antiquities, or England and Antiquities. 

Some Library Resources



American Antiquity - One of the principal journals of the Society for American Archaeology. The journal is a benefit of membership in the SAA, but one can view/search over 60 years of American Antiquity on-line through JSTOR.

American Anthropologist  - the quarterly flagship journal of the American Anthropological Association. Full text through JSTOR (1888-2007) or Wiley-Blackwell (1997-present)

Arctic Anthropology - an international journal devoted to the study of Old and New World northern cultures and peoples.  Full text through JSTOR (1962-2009), Academic Search Premier (1993-1 year ago), or Project Muse (2003-present)

Journal of Anthropological Research - an  international publication devoted to the development of theory and methodology for the systematic and rigorous understanding of the organization, operation, and evolution of human societies.  Full text through JSTOR (1973-2011)