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Anthropology: Research Guide

A Guide to Anthropology Resources

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  Please join the University Libraries!

  Why: In celebration of Charles Darwin's 215th birthday.

  When: Monday, February 12, 2024 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

  Where: The Science Library Atrium

  How: Cake, games, and prizes

Anthropology @ UAlbany

Graduate Student Anthropology Resources

What is Anthropology?

In the broadest sense, anthropology is the science and study of humankind. The discipline studies human beings in their biological, cultural and social aspects. Four major subdisciplines constitute the field in the United States:

The American Anthropological Association (AAA) is the largest professional anthropology society in the United States.