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Anthropology M09:Sex, Gender and Culture.Vaughan: Books & eBooks

Sex, Gender and Culture


Finding a Book in the Library Catalog

Subject terms to consider: ethnographic research, ethnology for general books on the topic. Use your subject to find books on your topic and add the following terms: History, Culture, Social Conditions, Social Aspects.

  1. From the Library homepage, click the "Library Catalog" button. Type your search terms into the box at the top of the screen.
  2. When you get your results, click on the "Locations" tab to retrieve the" Call Number" for a book, DVD, CD in the Library.
  3. Write down the call number and find the two-letter combination on the shelves.

Still can't find it? Come to the Reference Desk and ask the librarian for assistance.

Tutorial: How to Find a Book

Checking Out Books in the Library

You will need your student ID number (900 number) to check out library materials. Simply take your materials to the Circulation Desk (pictured above) for checkout.


All eBooks that come up in your search results will be noted with Available Online. 

Select the title by clicking on the title or the Available Online link. You will be taken to the complete record. The display record includes a link to the full text and detailed information about the item.

Note: if you are accessing this title from off-campus, you will be prompted to login to your MyVCCCD account).

Selected Books on Ethnographic Research

  • Designing and Conducting Ethnographic Research by Margaret Diane LeCompte; Jean J. Schensul
    Call Number: GN345 .L43 1999
  • Field Projects in Anthropology by Julia G. Crane; Michael V. Angrosino
    Call Number: GN 346 .C72
  • Essential Ethnographic Methods by Stephen Schensul; Jean J. Schensul; Margaret D. LeCompte; Stephen L. Schensul
    Call Number: GN345 .S362 1999
  • Enhanced Ethnographic Methods by Jean J. Schensul; Margaret Diane LeCompte; Bonnie K. Nastasi; Stephen P. Borgatti
    Call Number: GN345 .E64 1999