Interesting Sources

  • African American Archaeology, History and Cultures
    This web site is designed to provide convenient access to online presentations and resources concerning the subjects of African-American archaeology, history and cultures, and broader subjects of African diaspora archaeology.

  • Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History
    The AMNH Anthropological Papers, which began with volume 1 in 1907, are available in PDF format. The series covers diverse areas of the world and emphasizes ethnography, prehistory/archaeology, and nonhuman paleontology. Users may browse by author, title, or date of publication, and search by a single word or number.

  • Anthropology Collections
    Anthropology Department, California Academy of Sciences, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco. The department actively collects material of the indigenous cultures of western North America (exclusive of Mexico) and of the Pacific Rim, including East Asia and all Pacific islands. Current collections strengths include the general holdings from the American Southwest and the Pacific Islands, and Californian basketry.

  • Anthropology Review Database
    More than 3300 reviews of anthropological publications, including books, audiovisual materials, software and multimedia, exhibits, tourist sites, conferences, and online resources

  • Archaeological Parks of the United States
    Archeological sites preserved and open to the public throughout the United States

  • Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site
    One of the greatest cities of the world, Cahokia was larger than London was in AD 1250. Cahokia Mounds is located in Collinsville, Illinois, east of St. Louis, Missouri.

  • Civil War Archeology
    National Park Service, Southeast Archeological Center

  • Crow Canyon Archaeological Center Field Manual and Laboratory Manual

  • Jamestown Rediscovery
    A project of the Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities

  • Kennewick Man
    Page provided by the National Park Service Archeology Program

  • The "Looting" Question Bibliography
    Web and literary resources on the archaeological politics of private collecting, commercial treasure hunting, looting, and "professional" archaeology

  • Managing Archeological Collections
    Provided by the National Park Service Archeology Program, this source covers all aspects of caring for archeological collections.

  • National Archeological Database
    Locate citations to more than 350,000 technical reports and maps, mostly unpublished. Includes names of lead agencies and locations where copies may be available.

  • National Park Service Archeology Program

  • Prehistory of Alaska
    Produced by the National Park Service Alaska State Office Archeology Program. Scroll down the page to find the section on the Prehistory of Alaska.

  • Publications of the Archeology Program, National Park Service
    Includes links to the magazine Common Ground, and the series Technical Briefs, Studies in Archeology & Ethnography, and other publications.

  • Texas Beyond History
    In this virtual museum you will find information on and images of many different aspects of the cultural legacy of Texas, a legacy spanning at least 13,500 years.

  • Village Ecodynamics Project
    The Village Ecodynamics Project is a network of archaeologists, geologists, geographers, computer scientists and economists seeking to explain key aspects of the late prehistory of the northern Southwest through empirical research and modeling.

Directories of Internet Sites on Archeology

  • Anthropological Index Online
    The Index is based on the journal holdings of The Anthropology Library at the The British Museum (formerly Museum of Mankind) which receives periodicals in all branches of anthropology, from academic institutions and publishers around the world.

  • ArchNet
    Provides access to archeological resources available on the Internet; pages are categorized by geographic region and subject.

  • PreserveNet