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Databases

Coverage: Index
Contains abstracts of selected New Zealand serials, including newspapers, about New Zealand and the South Pacific. Subjects covered include general interest material, social research, current affairs, the arts and humanities.
Indexes Maori topics appearing in books, conference proceedings and journals which cannot otherwise easily be found in regular sources.
Includes ProQuest Religion, ProQuest Social Science Journals plus Social Services and Sociological Abstracts. These databases provide citations, abstracts and full text access to literature on disciplines ranging from mental health, anthropology, sociology, political science to communication, education, criminology, demography, economics and theological studies from religious publishing bodies and nondenominational organizations.
Coverage: Citations and Abstracts
Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature and quality web sources with smart tools to track, analyse and visualise research. For personalised features, click on the "Register" link on the top right hand corner of any page.
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Dictionaries

This dictionary contains over 500 entries, with broad coverage of key concepts, theories, methodologies, and ethnographic and thematic research.
An introduction to the key ideas of cultural anthropology.

Encyclopedias

The Encyclopedia of Anthropology covers all the various aspects of the field, including physical/biological anthropology, archaeology, cultural/social anthropology, linguistics, and applied anthropology. Also contains articles on related topics such as biology, evolution, geology, paleontology, philosophy, psychology, sociology, and theology.
Fully revised and updated, the second edition of the International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, first published in 2001, offers a source of social and behavioral sciences reference material that is broader and deeper than any other. Comprises over 3,900 articles, commissioned by 71 Section Editors, and includes 90,000 bibliographic references as well as comprehensive name and subject indexes.
This encyclopedia of social and cultural anthropology covers the many important areas of overlap between anthropology and related disciplines.