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ANTH 138a: Digital Cultures

Resources for ANTH 138a, "Digital Cultures," taught by Margarite Blignaut in Spring 2024.

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Review Articles

Article Databases

Databases are your key to finding scholarly, peer-reviewed articles in the field of anthropology and other related academic disciplines. They are also a good place to find book reviews.

Scholarly Overviews of a Topic

Google Scholar

Use the "Cited by" link that appears under a search result in Google Scholar to find articles and books that have cited the source in the result. This is a great way to get a sense of the conversation happening among scholars on your topic!

Shows a search result from Google Scholar with the "Cited by" link highlighted

Connect Google Scholar to Brandeis Library

Set up "Library Links" in Google Scholar to connect to full text of articles through Brandeis Library.

Screenshot of Google Scholar settings page. Follow steps below.

1. Go to Google Scholar and click on "Settings" in the menu bar.

2. Click on "Library Links."

3. Type "Brandeis" into the search bar.

4. Select "Brandeis University - GetIt @ Brandeis!"

5. Click "Save."

Cite Your Sources in Chicago Style

The American Anthropological Association uses the Author-Date variation of Chicago style. The Chicago Manual of Style contains a set of standards and guidelines for writing and citation in academic work.