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LibGuide to Archaeology resources at Sims Memorial Library.


Internet Sites

Louisiana Division of Archaeology -- The Louisiana Division of Archaeology has state and federal roles relating to recording, protecting, and distributing information about the state's archaeological sites.

Archaeological News from Archaeology Magazine -- This site is updated on weekdays by 1:00 PM EST.

The Archaeology Channel -- Explore the human cultural heritage through streaming media. Travel through time and feel the thrill of discovery. Examine the wonderful diversity of the human experience!  The mission of Archaeological Legacy Institute (ALI) is to develop ways to make archaeology more effective both in gathering important information about past human lifeways and in delivering that information to the public and the profession.

 The National Archeological Database -- The National Archeologal Database, is a program of the National Park Service. The Reports module, is an expanded bibliographic inventory of over 350,000 reports on archeological investigation and planning, mostly of limited circulation.

The Midwest Archaeological Center -- The web site of the Midwest Archeological Center, National Park Service. The Midwest Archeological Center was established in Lincoln, Nebraska in 1969 as an office of the National Park Service after twenty-three years of service as the Missouri Basin Project, River Basin Surveys, Smithsonian Institution.

The Museum of Underwater Archaeology -- The online Museum of Underwater Archaeology was created to help underwater archaeologists and maritime historians present their research to the public via the Internet.

The Archaeology Data Service -- The Archaeology Data Service supports research, learning and teaching with high quality and dependable digital resources. It does this by preserving digital data in the long term, and by promoting and disseminating a broad range of data in archaeology.

Dating Exhibit -- Sponsored by Minnesota State University, this web site covers and discusses a variety of archaeological dating techniques.

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