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Research guide to sources in Anthropology

Using the Library Catalogue

StFX's Novanet catalogue contains records and links describing the Library's collection of books, journals, articles, DVDs a, and other resources. Enter words that describe your topic into the search bar (seen below). 

Be sure to review the format choices on the left side of your search results, to select the type of resource you would like to consult. 

It is possible to refine your search by Author, Year, Language, Content, Audience or Topic. 

If your catalogue search is unsuccessful, be sure to contact a librarian for help. 


Search Library Catalogue

Finding Books in the Library

Books related to Anthropology are primarily located in the GE-GN section of the Library (3rd Floor near the Music & Microform Room).


Note: many books related to Anthropology are considered interdisciplinary and can be found in other areas of the Library as well. When in doubt, ask a librarian for assistance.


eBooks: The following eBook collections have a fair amount of Anthropology content, and can be accessed on and off campus. 

Dictionaries, Encyclopedias and More

Here are a few examples of relevant Reference books located on the main floor of the Library.