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ANTH:1301 Human Origins: Finding Books

Resources for students in ANTH:1301, Human Origins

Reference Books: Primate/Hominid Assignment

Here are some selected reference sources that will assist you in completing your Primate/Hominid Papers. Explore InfoHawk for additional titles.

Reference Books: Scientific Biography Assignment

There are a number of reference books that you can consult to find biographical information on a scientist. In addition to the volumes list below try Biography and Genealogy Master Index.

Biography and Genealogy Master Index is an index that can be used to find biographical information on your scientist in current and retrospective biographical dictionaries.

Once you have identified a book that has information on your scientist use InfoHawk to see if we have it in the Libraries.


Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia

WorldCat

WorldCat

You aren't limited to what you can find at the University of Iowa Libraries. If you can't find what you need in InfoHawk, try Worldcat, a catalog with materials from thousands of libraries worldwide.Once you find what you need, you can request the book through our Interlibrary loan service.

Note: This is not for the procrastinator.You will need to allow at least a week for your request to be processed and the item shipped here from another location.

Google Books