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Lloyd Sealy Library
John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Anthropology: Getting Started in Anthropology

A guide to Library resources in Anthropology

Definitions - Encyclopedias and Dictonaries

Collections of search-able groups of Specialized Encyclopedias & Dictionaries

The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Anthropology (CEA) isa growing open-access teaching and learning resource.

Gale Virtual Reference Library (CUNY USE ONLY) Hundreds of specialized encyclopedias, dictionaries, biographical directories and other reference books in the subject fields of criminal justice, economics, history, literature, psychology, religion, science, world cultures, and more

Oxford Reference Online Premium (CUNY USE ONLY) Hundreds of reference books from Oxford University Press, including language dictionaries, and reference works in art, science, classics, business, history, law, literature, medicine, geography, performing arts, philosophy, and social science.

Sage e-Reference Collection (JOHN JAY USE ONLY) A searchable collection of subject encyclopedias, including major titles in criminal justice, research methods, psychology, and social issues from Sage publishers