Selected Sources on Ancient Mesoamerica
This guide offers just of few of the resources available to help you begin researching topics related to Ancient Mesoamerica.
Many thanks to Reza Peigahi, Anthropology Librarian at Sacramento State University Library, who created and generously shared this guide with Tutt Library. The Internet Resources page was designed by Diane McDonnell at CSUS.
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Create Context: Background Information
Encyclopedias and other reference books provide succinct overviews that put topics into context. The resources are a great way to
- Brainstorm ideas
- Narrow an existing topic
- Glean keywords for catalog and database searches
- Leverage bibliographies for the next stage of your research
Credo Reference is a large collection of online reference sources that includes conceptual mapping, topic pages and article links.