Citing from the eHRAF databases and HRAF home page

Screenshot of publication information for a document from the eHRAF World Cultures database.

Screenshot of publication information for a document from the eHRAF World Cultures database.

When citing a document from the eHRAF World Cultures or the eHRAF Archaeology database, please include both the original publication citation (if applicable) followed by information about where and when you found it.

Evans-Pritchard, E. E. 1937. Witchcraft, oracles and magic among the Azande. Oxford: Clarendon Press. eHRAF World Cultures http://ehrafworldcultures.yale.edu, accessed [Date]

For eHRAF culture summaries (found in Browse Cultures):

Ogan, Eugene. 2014. Culture Summary: Tinputz. eHRAF World Cultures. Human Relations Area Files. http://ehrafworldcultures.yale.edu.

Related topics can be found at HRAF’s home page at http://hraf.yale.edu/resources/guides/citing-ehraf/, including:
*Citation style
*Citing the sample used
*Citing the subject codes used
*Other types of information used from eHRAF (e.g. tables of culture or tradition names, regions, and sub regions, and date and place coverage for documents
*Referencing Teaching eHRAF and the Explaining Human Culture modules

Screenshot of an email format with full citation information for a selected paragraph in a searched and processed for an ethnographic document.

Screenshot of an email format with full citation information for a selected paragraph in a searched and processed for an ethnographic document.