Category Archives: eHRAF Highlights

A Cross-Cultural Search for Edible Insects

This image of an Advanced Search in the eHRAF World Cultures database shows a combination of OCM subjects and keywords that can be used in a cross-cultural study to find ethnographic texts on eating insects, and…

Refining Searches by Subsistence Type

If you want to focus your research on cultures grouped by similar subsistence patterns, eHRAF now makes this process easy. We have categorized all the cultures in eHRAF by major subsistence types such as primarily…

North American Indians Uses of Medicinal Plants

This image of an Advanced Search in the eHRAF World Cultures database shows a combination of OCM subjects and keywords that can be used to find ethnographic texts on traditional healing methods in Native North American…

Chieftains and Elites in Iron Age Burials

In eHRAF Archaeology you can search for chieftains and elites in iron age burials using the Advanced Search with its “Add Traditions/Subjects” feature and keywords. In the Advanced Search use the “Add Traditions” function to…