(before January 1999 they aknowledge David Lutins' pioneering work; after that date they relate to Bernard Clist's involvement)

Selected on May 4, 2005 by the Thomson ISI editors for inclusion in Current Web Contents. Rated as an important resource for researchers, scientists, and scholars.
Rated one of the best archaeology web sites of 2004 by

High In The Sky Award from CPSnet, April 2004. Rated for the nature of its content and for the quality of the design and implementation.

Selected by the Social Science Information Gateway of the UK Resource Discovery Network on April 6, 2004, as a trusted source of information for students, academics, researchers and practitioners in the social sciences, business and law.

The WWW Virtual Library for Anthropology
Rated as Best site of the Archaeology section 2004
Hand site at a time!
Life > Social Science > Anthropology and archaeology - December 9, 2003

The International Association of Web Masters and Designers 2002-2003
Golden Web Award

Rated "One of the best anthropology sites on the Web" according to The Education Index - 2001
Peer Reviewed Social Science Site
Award received on January 4, 2001 from Anthro.Net

The International Association of Web Masters and Designers 2000-2001 Golden Web Award

Rated by Links2Go on 10 July 2000 "second Key Resource for the Archaeology and Anthropology topic".

Rated by the 'Online Subject Catalog of Academic Resources' on 24 April 2000 as one of the most representative web site for its Catalog.

Awarded the 'Web Feet Seal of Approval' on 15 November 1999.
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Rated as "Best Web Site 2000" by BonWeb Com on 9 November 1999.

The International Association of Web Masters and Designers 1999-2000 Golden Web Award

Selected for "Le guide des meilleurs sites Web français et internationaux", September 1999, edited by and Microsoft Press.
Rated as one of the 10 best archaeology Web sites - 9 July 1999

Listed on WebSite 500 Channel: Arts - Humanities and honored by CyberTeddy's Top 500 WebSite award on 27 June 1999

Awarded Four Stars for excellence in anthropology WWW resources by Vee Ring Ltd. on 25 March 1998

Awarded Lycos Top 5%

Honored as "Best of the Web in the Learning Channel" by Snap! Online on 15 October 1997

Selected for the National Science Foundation's "InterNIC Academic Guide to the Internet"

"Science Site Of The Day" at The Evolutionary Theory Home Page on 25 April 1997

Rated "One of the best education-related sites on the Web" according to The Education Index

Recommended by Britannica Internet Guide