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Archaeology: Know your databases

Databases - your Best Friends For 2022!


A more complete list is included on the Articles / Databases  tab of this subject guide.

Added value

Sign In / Create Accounts to all the databases you are regularly using. You will have access to more functions, eg. creating ALERTS, to be notified about new articles being published. You can SAVE your searches as well.

You can also create ALERTS in Google Scholar.

All databases have HELP functions.


In order to access UP electronic articles from Google Scholar, you need to adjust your Google Scholar Settings as follow:

Click on the three lines next to the Google Scholar logo.

On the Settings screen, adjust the following settings:

Bibliography Manager

  • Language
  • Library  

Search box: Pretoria

Choose and


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