Subject Guides include information on subject specific web resources, ebooks, ejournals and helpful classification numbers. Digital and Information Literacy Skills Sessions can be arranged for groups or individuals. If you would like additional help please use our Booking form to arrange a session.

Books are located on the upper floor (001-841) and the lower floors (841-999) of the library at the Lampeter campus. It is important to search the library catalogue in order to find specific titles. Some relevant classification numbers for Anthropology are listed below:

300    Social science
301    Sociology & anthropology
301.2    Social anthropology
304.2    Human ecology
306.461    Medical anthropology
306.6    Anthropology of religion
320    Political science
393    Death and burial

You can access e-books via the library catalogue and the E-Book Collections. For your subject, you may find the following E-Book collections useful:

Many of our e-resources require you to login using your university IT account.

The main collection of Anthropology print journals is located at the lower floor while the latest journals are displayed on the ground floor of the library at the Lampeter campus. It is important that you use the library catalogue to locate individual journal titles.  Some useful journals are listed below. Many of our journals are also available electronically.

A selection of full text e-journals as well as the indexes and abstracts are available via the library. Many of our e-resources require you to login using your university IT account.

To search for full text e-journal articles by subject, you can go to the library catalogue or go to specific e-journal resources on the E-Journal Collections. Some useful e-journal collections for Anthropology are:

The easiest way to find full text e-journal articles is to use the library catalogue. Below are links to some useful e-journal titles for Anthropology:


The library subscribes to a number of e-resources, of which the following might be useful:

GreenFILE offers information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general interest titles include content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling and more. The database provides indexing and abstracting for records, as well as open access full text for more than 4,600 records.

NewsBank provides access to full-text content of local and regional UK and Ireland newspapers from 1980 to the present day.

PsycARTICLES is a psychology database of full-text articles from journals published by the American Psychological Association, the APA Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association, and Hogrefe Publishing Group.

SOL - Sustainable Organization Library: contains more than 10,000 individually searchable chapters, case studies and journal papers drawn from more than 800 book and journal volumes, published by the leading independent sustainability publisher, Greenleaf Publishing, and a number of partner organizations. Each item carries its own metadata, which means that the collection is fully searchable at the chapter/article level. 

Many of our e-resources require you to login using your university IT account.