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Look in the following catalogs for books, videos and other types of audiovisual items held in libraries.
COD Library Catalog : for materials in the COD Library only. In this online catalog you can conduct a KEYWORD search by using the search statement "food and culture" and come up with many items. A good SUBJECT search is FOOD HABITS, or try a KEYWORD search using FOOD HABITS AND [here type in the name of a country or culture group].
To find ccokbooks, you can do a KEYWORD search. In one search box type in the name of the group or location or topic, and in the second search box type in: cookbook or cookery
"Food Culture around the World" series books at the C.O.D. Library.
Outline of the Library of Congress Classification System (what COD uses to arrange its books).
You can always search for the term Foodways or other food topics in reference works about various culture groups, countries, and time periods.
CREDO REFERENCE Type in your terms in the search box to find articles from many different types of reference materials.
GALE VIRTUAL REFERENCE LIBRARY (GVRL) Type in your terms in the search box to find articles from many different types of reference materials.
The A - to - Z Encyclopedia of Food Controversies and the Law. Reference KF 3869 .W 53 2011.
American Food by the Decades (the 20th century). General TX 360 .U 6 A 755 2011.
The Atlas of Food: Who Eats What, Where, and Why. Reference HD 9000.5 .M 52 2008.
Cambridge World History of Food. 2 vols. Reference TX 353 .C 255 2000.
Diets and Dieting: A Cultural Encyclopedia. Reference RM 214.5 .G 55 2008.
Encyclopaedia Britannica Online. (Library card needed for off-campus access)
Encyclopedia of Food and Culture. Reference GT 2850 .E 53 2003.
Encyclopedia of Food in World Mythology. Reference GR 498 .A 53 2000
Encyclopedia of North American Eating and Drinking Traditions, Customs, and Rituals. Reference GT 2853 .U 5 G 39.
Fast Food and Junk Food: An Encyclopedia of What We Love to Eat. Reference TX 370 .S 635 2012
Food: An Atlas. Reference TX 353 .F 547 2013
Food: An Authoritative and Visual History and Dictionary of the Foods of the World. General Collection TX 349 .R 58.
Food and Culture around the World Handbook. Reference TX 353 .B 6985 2011
Food and Drink in American History: A "Full Course" Encyclopedia. Reference TX 349 .F 5716 2013
Food Culture Around the World. Reference TX 353 .B 6985 2011
Food Cultures of the World Encyclopedia. From the Gale Virtual Reference Library database.
Food History Almanac. Reference TX 353 .C 568 2014
Food in Context (of culture and society)
Food in the Ancient World, from A - to - Z. Reference GT 2853 .G 8 D 35 2003.
The Foodlover's Atlas of the World. General Collection TX 355 .S 48 2002.
The International Dictionary of Food and Nutrition. Reference TX 349 .A 236 1993.
Nectar and Ambrosia: An Encyclopedia of Food in World Mythology. Reference GR 498 .A 53 2000.
The Oxford Companion to American Food and Drink. Reference TX 349 .O 94 2007.
The Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America. Reference TX 349 .E 45 2004.
The Penguin Atlas of Food. Reference HD 9000.5 .M 52 2003.
The World Atlas of Food: A Gourmet's Guide to the Great Regional Dishes of the World. General Collection TX 725 .A1 W 66 1974.
The World Encyclopedia of Food. Reference TX 349 .C 69 1982.
World Food: An Encyclopedia of History, Culture, and Social Influence . Reference TX 349 .S 66 2013
Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life. Reference GN 333 .W 67.
You must have a valid College of DuPage library card to access the electronic indexes and databases from off-campus.
The following Internet sites are "mega-lists" of anthropology resources. All three list the same sites, but you will find some unique sites in each one.
The Library can obtain copies of articles or books from other libraries for you. Inquire at the Reference Desk. You may also consult journal title lists from other libraries in the area.
Dan Blewett, Reference Librarian, (630) 942-2279, FAX (630) 858-8757, Office: SRC 3035 email@example.com