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Anthropology : Folklore

This guide highlights useful anthroplogy and archaeology research materials.

Article Databases

Folklore Journals of Note

Websites

Folktales

Looking for traditional tales told by specific cultural, ethnic, or religious groups, found in certain regions, or related to certain topics?

Find books and online writings using:

Combine the name of the group, the region, or topic with one of these keywords or phrases:

  • Tales
  • Folklore
  • Folktales
  • Legends
  • Mythology
  • Folk Literature

Sample searches:

  • Native American folklore
  • Tales China
  • Death folktales
  • Jewish mythology

Books

Below are representative folklore titles in the Auraria Library.