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Search Primo by the name or identification of your indigenous group, or by terms that describe the issues you're researching, in order to find articles, books and other types of materials related to your research.
Books are a great place to find foundational and/or historical information about the groups and issues you're interested in. You might want to start your research by finding a scholarly book or two.
You can use the dropdown menu to the left of the Primo search box to limit to Collins Library. This will guide you to books, electronic books, and other materials which can be accessed at the Collins Library, but will remove individual journal articles from your search.
Call Numbers to Browse
If you're interested in a broad topic in Sociology & Antropology, or would like to browse for inspiration, try one of these Library of Congress call letters:
- GN: Anthropology
- GT: Manners and customs (general)
- HM: Sociology (general)
- HN: Social history and conditions, Social problems, Social reform
- HQ: The family, Marriage, Women
- HT: Communities, Classes, Races
- HV: Social pathology, Social and public welfare, Criminology
Locations of books
New books are located in the Library lobby and are in call number order.
Print Reference books are on the first floor across from the Learning Commons area.
Book stacks: Consult the library map; look for location posters; or ask any staff member for help!
Kanopy and Films on Demand are streaming video services which provide access to a broad spectrum of educational and documentary content.
Films on Demand - Archival Films & Newsreels Collection
A collection of archival films and newsreels spanning the 1880s to the 21st century.
Films streamed on Kanopy are provided to the Puget Sound community for classroom and educational purposes only. Films that have been licensed for use by the University of Puget Sound are immediately available on the Kanopy platform. If a film has not been licensed for use, you may submit a Kanopy request form and the library will consider the request.
Search for films by title, subject, keywords, or browse by subject. Register with Kanopy to utilize features such as playlists, clips, sharing, embedding, and creating a watch list for future viewing.