Archaeology Research Guide

Bibliography of Reference Materials

Encylopedias and Dictionaries | Bibliographies | Atlases, Handbooks | Textbooks | Periodical Indexes | Key Journals



Encyclopedias and Dictionaries

Archaeological Method and Theory: An Encyclopedia. Edited by Linda Ellis. New York: Garland Publishing Inc., 2000. Soc Sci Ref CC 75 .A656x

Archaeology of Prehistoric Native America: An Encyclopedia. Edited by Guy Gibbon. New York: Garland Publishing Inc., 1998. Soc Sci Ref E 77.9 .A72x

The Macmillan Dictionary of Archaeology. London: Macmillan Press, 1983. Soc Sci Ref CC 70 .M32x

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East. Edited by Eric M. Meyers. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. Soc Sci Ref DS 56 .O9

Dictionary of Concepts in Archaeology. Mignon, Molly R. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1993. Soc Sci Ref CC 70 .M45

Encyclopedia of Archaeology. The Great Archaeologists. Edited by Tim Murray. Santa Barbara, Calif.: ABC-CLIO, 1999. 2 vols. Soc Sci Ref CC 110 .E54

International Dictionary of Historic Places. Ring, Trudy. Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, 1995. Soc Sci Ref CC 135 .I585

A Dictionary of Archaeology. Edited by Ian Shaw and Robert Jameson. Malden, Mass.: Blackwell Publishers Ltd., 1999. Soc Sci Ref CC 70 .D53

Companion Encylopedia of Archaeology. Barker, Graeme. London; New York: Routledge, 1999. 2 vols. Soc Sci Ref Cc 70 .C59

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology. Darull, T.C. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2002. Soc Sci Ref CC 70 .D37x

Dictionary of Prehistoric Archaeology: English / German. Owen, Linda R. Tübingen: Mo Vince Verlag, c1996. Soc Sci Ref CC 70 .O8x

Encyclopedia of Historical Archaeology. Orser, Charles E. London; New York: Routledge, 2002. Soc Sci Ref CC 77 .H5 E53

Encyclopedia of Archaeology: History and Discoveries. Edited by Murray, Tim. Santa Barbara, Calif.: ABC-CLIO, c2001. 3 vols. Soc Sci Ref CC 110 .E54



A Bookman’s Guide to Archaeology. Richard A. Hand. Metuchen, N.J.: The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1994. Soc Sci Ref CC 165 .X1 H44

Keyguide to Information Sources in Archaeology. Woodhead, Peter. London; New York: Mansell Pub., 1985. Soc Sci Ref CC 120 .W66


Atlases, Handbooks

The Atlas of Archaeology. Aston, Mick. New York: DK Publishing Inc., 1998. Soc Sci Ref CC 165 .A75

Oxford Companion to Archaeology. Fagan, Brian M., ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996. Soc Sci Ref CC 70 .O96

The Atlas of World Archaeology. Edited by Paul G. Bahn. New York: Checkmark Books, 2000. Soc Sci Ref CC 165 .A85

Handbook of Middle American Indians. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1964-1976. Soc Sci Ref F 1434 .H3



Making Places in the Prehistoric World: Themes in Settlement Archaeology. Edited by Joanna Bruck and Melissa Goodman. London: UCL Press, 1999. GN 799 .S43 M35x

Archaeology of the Southwest. Cordell, Linda S. San Diego, Calif.: Academic Press, 1997. 2nd Edition. E 78 .S7 C66

In the Beginning: An Introduction to Archaeology. Fagan, Brian M. New York: HarperCollins, 1991. CC 75 .F34

Life in the Pueblo: Understanding the Past Through Archaeology. Kamp, Kathryn Ann. Prospect Heights: Waveland Press, 1998. E 99 .S547 K35x

Social Transformations in Archaeology: Global and Local Perspectives. Kristiansen, Kristian. London; New York: Routledge, 1998. CC 72.4 .K75

Pot Luck: Adventures in Archaeology. Lister, Florence Cline. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1997. E 78 .S7 L62

Intermountain Archaeology. Edited by David B. Madsen and Michael D. Metcalf. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 2000. GN 1 .U82x no. 122

The Archaeologist=s Handbook: How We Know about the Past. McIntosh, Jane. London: Bell & Hyman, 1986. CC 165 .M33x

The Archaeology Handbook: A Field Manual and Resource Guide. McMillon, Bill. New York: Wiley, 1991. CC 76 .M38

Contemporary Archaeology in Theory. Edited by Robert Preucel and Ian Hodder. Oxford; Cambridge, Mass.: Blackwell, 1996. CC 173 .C66

How to do Archaeology the Right Way. Purdy, Barbara A. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 1996. CC 75 .P87

Archaeology: Theories, Methods, and Practice. Renfrew, Colin. London; New York: Thames and Hudson, 1996. 2nd Edition. CC 165 .R46

Stones, Bones, and Ancient Cities. Robbins, Lawrence H. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1990. CC 165 .R62

American Archaeology, Past and Future: A Celebration of the Society for American Archaeology, 1935-1985. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institute Press, 1986. CC 101 .U6 A46

Reader in Archaeological Theory: Post-Processual and Cognitive Approaches. Edited by David S. Whitley. London; New York: Routledge, 1998. CC 72 .R4


Periodical Indexes

Abstracts in Anthropology. 1970- Soc Sci Ref GN 1.A15

America, History and Life. 1964 - 1994. (Index on Computer) Soc Sci Ref E 178 .X1 A48

Art and Archaeology Technical Abstracts. 1966- Soc Sci Ref GN 1 .A77x


Key Journals

American Antiquity. 1935- E 51 .A495

American Journal of Archaeology. 1885- CC 1 .A43x

Antiquity. 1927- CC 1 .A7

Archaeology. 1951- GN 700 .A725

Historical Archaeology. 1967- CC 1 .H57

Israel Exploration Journal. 1950- DS 111 .A1187

Journal of Archaeological Science. 1974- CC 1 .J68

Journal of Field Archaeology. 1974- CC 1 .J69

Latin American Antiquity. 1990- E 65 .L385x

Utah Archaeologist. 1987- F 828 .U83x

World Archaeology. 1969- CC 1 .W6