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This guide is an introduction to resources and research tips that may be helpful to students in Anthropology courses at Okanagan College


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Estelle Frank
Okanagan College
Vernon Campus Library
7000 College Way
Vernon, BC V1B 2N5 Canada

Off-Campus Access

Off-Campus Access

Many of the Library's online resources are licensed for use by Okanagan College students and employees.  You therefore may be prompted to use your myOkanagan account information to access e-resources from off campus.


Welcome to the LibGuide for Anthropology
This guide will help familiarize you with finding, evaluating, and citing relevant research results for your course work in anthropology and archaeology. 

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Background Sources - lists resource like encyclopedias, dictionaries, and handbooks that are often online and can help you find lots of background information - facts, definitions, overview articles etc. (that can be especially helpful when you are learning about a new topic)

Books - lists eBooks and print books about Anthropology

Articles - lists databases where you can search for articles in your field and tips for searching for articles in these databases and also in OCtopus

Media - lists relevant videos and ways to access streaming video

Evaluating sources - provides some helpful information about how to identify scholarly resources

Citation - points you to the rules for Chicago Manual of Stle (Author-Date system) 

To find resources go to the Okanagan College Library webpage and start your search.  
You can also scroll down to the FIND RESOURCES heading  on the Library Webpage for more databases and e-journals.  

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