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Anthropology and Middle Eastern Cultures

Guide for students studying Anthropology and Middle Eastern Cultures.

Circulating Books/Media --Browsing By Call Number

Circulating books on Anthropology and related topics will generally be located on third floor in the General Collection; media (CDs, DVDs) will be located in the Digital Media Center, 2nd floor of Mitchell Memorial Library. Go to the following LC Class lists and click on the relevant subclass for a more in-depth call number outline:

GF Human ecology. Anthropogeography GN406-442 Technology. Material culture
GN Anthropology GN448-450.8 Economic organization. Economic anthropology
GN49-298 Physical anthropology. Somatology GN451-477.7 Intellectual life
GN269-279 Race (General) GN478-491.7 Social organization
GN296-296.5 Medical anthropology GN492-495.2 Political organization. Political anthropology
GN301-674 Ethnology. Social and cultural anthropology GN537-674 Ethnic groups and races
GN406-517 Cultural traits, customs, and institutions GN700-890 Prehistoric archaeology












For works from related subject areas such as folklore, world history, and religion, the following call numbers may be helpful for browsing:

GR1-950 Folklore
GT1-7070 Manners and customs
DS1-937 History of Asia (incl. Middle East)
BM & BP Judaism & Islam