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Provides resources, strategies, and information on conducting research in anthropology

Citation Management

U-M Alumni Association

The University of Michigan Alumni Association offers members limited electronic access to fulltext articles through Proquest and Project Muse. 

Guides for Grad Students

Key Research Guides for Graduate Students

Literature Review Documents

Books on Writing & Publishing

Becker, H.S. (2007). Writing for social scientists: how to start and finish your thesis, book, or article. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. (Hatcher Graduate Library: H 61.8 .B43 2007)

Becker, H.S. (1998). Tricks of the trade: how to think about your research while you’re doing it. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. (Hatcher Graduate Library & Shapiro Undergraduate Library: H 91 .B381 1998)

Galvan. J.L. (1999). Writing literature reviews: a guide for students of the social and behavioral sciences. Los Angeles, CA: Pyrczak. (Hatcher Graduate Library & Social Work Library: H 61.8 .G35 1999)

Silvia, P.J. (2007). How to write a lot : a practical guide to productive academic writing. Washington: American Psychological Association. (Hatcher Graduate Library & Shapiro Undergraduate Librray: PE 1408S48787 2007)

Sommers, R. & Sommers, B. (2002). A practical guide to behavioral research: tools and techniques. New York: Oxford University Press. (Hatcher Graduate Library: H 62 .S712 2002)

Thody. A. (2006). Writing and presenting research. London; Thousand Oaks, CA : Sage Publications. (Hatcher Graduate Library: QA 180.55 .P7 T56 2006)