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Key information resources for research in cultural anthropology, biological anthropology, anthropological archaeology, and medical anthropology.

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Anthropology Books

Want to browse the anthropology section? Go to the 4th floor of William T. Young Library:

GN call numbers - anthropology

GR call numbers - linguistics

GT call numbers - manners and customs

P call numbers - linguistics

Popular Reading Collection

Introducing our new Popular Reading Collection in the Young Library atrium's Reading Nook! 

The collection includes mysteries, thrillers, horror stories, science fiction, romance, and more.

We have nearly 1000 titles that you can browse near the atrium steps or search via InfoKat Discovery.

Books in the Popular Reading Collection can be checked out for 28 days.

Our Leisure Reading Guide provides book lists and recommendations for popular fiction and non-fiction.

Looking for more book recommendations? Check out NoveList, a fiction database with reviews of over 125,000 titles.

Young Library Atrium

Book Delivery

You can request that any book in the University of Kentucky Library System be delivered to a library near you through the Book and Media Express Service. You will need to log in to your account to use this service. Us the Sign-In for more options link to sign in and make the request from any book record.

Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

For materials that UK does not own, Interlibrary Loan is a great service for you to be familiar with. See the Interlibrary Loan page for information about what ILL is and how to request materials.

ILL screen shot

Purchase Recommendation

You are welcome to request that UK Libraries purchase a book. You can email your academic liaison, Margie Ruppel, with the book information,