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Archaeology: Home


Throughout this Guide are resources to get you started researching in the discipline of Archaeology.  Depending on your topic, you may also find the Guides in Anthropology, Classical Studies, and History to be helpful. Further assistance is available at the Research Help Desk in the Gault Library, or by directly contacting the liaison librarian, Annie Dempsey

Browsing in Archaeology

The College of Wooster Libraries use the Library of Congress classification for print materials. Anthropology resources are most often found under Library of Congress call letters CB (History of Civilization), CC (Archaeology), CJ (Numismatics), CN (Inscriptions), as well as the broad Library of Congress History call letters D (European, Asian, African, and Oceanic History), and  E-F (History of the Americas).

Top Database Recommendations

Major Electronic Journal Collections

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Elys Kettling Law
Research & Info Services Librarian
Andrews Library CoRE, 158 D
330.263.2443 (office phone)

Need an Appointment?

During the academic year, Annie is typically available 8:00am - 5pm, Monday-Friday.  Appointment requests can be made anytime by email or by using the Research Consultation Form