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ANTH& 204, Archaeology with Alicia Valentino: Research Paper Assignment: Archaeological Sites

Choose an Archaeological Site

The site you choose is up to you! Here are some suggestions for how to choose a site:

Check out these site ideas (click on the site for a background article):

Prefer a video? Check out these short introductions to some other site options:

Find Sources

Once you have a site chosen and you have some background information, you are ready to start your research!

Source Requirements: You must use and cite at least three peer-reviewed scholarly journal articles for your research paper. To find these, try searching for your site in one of our library databases. Email Haley ( for help and suggestions!

Databases to search:

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Try searching for the name of your site: