Museum of Anthropology Library

The Anthropology Library is a reference library that is part of the Museum of Anthropology’s collections. This library consists of over 2,000 books, journals, and articles on topics in anthropology. Subjects include Native American traditions, technology, and material culture; articles on African culture and technology; archaeology in South America; as well as a focus on books and articles about Missouri archaeology. The library also has comprehensive collections of journals such as The Missouri Archaeologist and the National Museum of Man Mercury Series (National Museums of Canada).

Faculty, staff, students, and the public are welcome to visit the Anthropology Library. It is currently available for read-only at Mizzou North, located on 115 W. Business Loop 70W. Please contact Audrey Gayou for library hours or assistance with searching the library database.


Museum of Anthropology Library and Archives (opens a new window)

Museum of Anthropology, Mizzou North, Suite 2002, 115 Business Loop 70 W, Columbia, MO 65211-8350

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