ANTH 10300 Biological Anthropology

Periodical databases

  • Biological Abstracts
    Good for finding articles if you are concentrating on any biological aspect of anthropology
  • ScienceDirect
    Especially good for locating articles from journals related to forensic science, criminology, and medicine.
  • AnthroSource
    The platform for the full text of journals published by or affilliated with the American Anthropological Association.
  • JSTOR
    Has the full text of journal articles in many fields, including anthropology, archaeology, and medicine, but does not include the most recent contents of journals.
  • PubMed
    Useful for medical topics
  • PrimateLit All the World's Primates
    For different aspects of primatology and human evolution
  • Project Muse
    Covers many fields of the humanities and social sciences
  • Academic Search Premier
    A good example of a general, multi-disciplinary periodical database. Indexes both scholarly journals and popular magazines.

     

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Films

These are a few of the documentary films in the Ithaca College Library that cover different aspects of biological anthropolopy.
  • Ape Man. A&E (200 min.) 1994 DVD 1077
  • Becoming human: unearthing our earliest ancestors. PBS (160 min.) 2010 DVD 6568
  • Death at Jamestown. PBS (56 min.) 2001  DVD 3561
  • The human family tree. National Geographic (96 min.) 2009 DVD 7896
  • Human life. BBC (49 min.) 2005 DVD 4146
  • Human spark. PBS (180 min.) 2010 DVD 10249
  • Journey of man. National Geographic (120 min.) 2002 DVD 526
  • The life and times of Sara Baartman  First Run/Icurus (52 min.) 1998 DVD 2427
  • The story of hominid evolution. (93 min.) 2003 DVD 8039
  • The new chimpanzees: a National Geographic special (57 min.) 2009. DVD 512
  • Chimps on the edge: a National Geographic special (57 min.) 2009. DVD 513
  • Motherland. (60 min.) 2003 DVD 7624
  • Mountain gorilla: an IMAX Natural History Film Unit production in association with the National Geographic Society (39 min.) 2002. DVD 3672
  • Primate [Yerkes Regional Primate Research Center] Zipporah Films. (105 min.) 1974. DVD 6141
  • Race: the power of an illusion. (168 min.) 2003 DVD 2500
  • Science of love. Discovery (154 min.) 2003. DVD 2251
  • Story of Lucy. Nova (55 min.) 1994 DVD 9600

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