Anthropology & Archaeology


General Resources

Anthropology Sites on the World Wide Web (University of Arizona Library)
Contains links to Internet sites in cultural anthropology, archaeology, linguistics, physical and biological anthropology, electronic journals, institutes, labs, associations, societies, directories, museums, and American Indian sites.
Anthropology Resources on the Internet
Compiled by the American Anthropological Association. Includes links to Web sites for associations, colleges and universities, and discussion groups.
ArchNet-WWW Virtual Library-Archaeology (Arizona State University)
Information categorized by geographic region and subject. Contains links to academic departments and programs, museums, research facilities, journals, publishers, newsgroups, email lists, and other resources for archaeology and anthropology. Searchable.

Career Resources and Professional Organizations

American Anthropological Association: Careers in Anthropology
Employment listings for anthropologists and archaeologists, with links to career advice..
Archaeological Institute of America: Fieldwork
Searchable database of fieldwork opportunities in the United States, Latin America, the Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific.
Frequently Asked Questions About a Career in Archaeology in the U.S.
Provides information about careers in archaeology. Includes information about print resources and links to Web sites for journals, organizations and other resources related to the field of archaeology.
Society for American Archaeology
Professional organization focused on archaeological research in the Americas. Includes links to educational and career resources.
American Anthropological Society
The world's largest organization of professional anthropologists, including archaeologists and researchers focusing on biological, cultural, and linguistic anthropology.
The Chronicle of Higher Education: Chronicle Careers
Employment listings from colleges and universities worldwide. Provides an option to receive automatic emails of relevant job listings.
Society for Historical Archaeology
Professional society for historical archaeologists, who study material remains of cultures using both archaeological and historical methods.

Special Resources

The Panhandle Plains Historical Museum
Information about the collections of the largest historical museum in Texas, including significant collections of archaeological materials. The Panhandle Plains Historical Museum is located on the West Texas A&M University campus, in Canyon.
Texas Beyond History
Public education project of the Texas Archeological Research Laboratory at The University of Texas at Austin. Focusing on the broad subject of Texas' cultural heritage, this Web site covers the prehistoric as well as historic cultures of Texas.
Texas Archeological Society
Information about the Texas Archeological Society. Includes links to Web sites related to archaeological research in Texas.
Texas Archeological Research Laboratory
Includes links to current research projects.

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