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MLA International Bibliography
Indexes critical literary and language scholarship and provides access to journals and serials, books, essay collections, working papers, proceedings, dissertations, and bibliographies.
Supplies indexing of global publications in the fields of social, cultural, medical, physical, biological, and linguistic anthropology, as well as ethnology, ethnography, archaeology, folklore, material culture, and interdisciplinary studies. Anthropology Plus represents the combined contents of Anthropological Literature from Harvard University and the Anthropological Index from the Royal Anthropological Institute.
Citations and abstracts for journal articles, books, book chapters, dissertations, association papers and reviews in sociology, social science and policy science.
Folklore Journals of Note
American Folklife Center
Online access to some of the holdings of the American Folklife Center, America's first national archive of traditional life, and one of the oldest and largest of such repositories in the world.
Streaming documentary films on American Roots cultures. Topics include music, ethnic and immigrant cultures, festivals, foodways, arts and crafts, customs, dance, and more. Some films have accompanying essays, and there is a portal for educators.
The award-winning internet encyclopedia of mythology, folklore, and religion. Here you will find everything from A-gskw to Zveda Vechanyaya, with plenty in between.
Internet Sacred Texts Archives
Online books about religion, mythology, folklore and the esoteric. The site is dedicated to religious tolerance and scholarship.
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:
- Folk Literature
- Native American folklore
- Tales China
- Death folktales
- Jewish mythology
Below are representative folklore titles in the Auraria Library.