Celebrate Native American Heritage Month!
Celebrate Native American Heritage Month (November) with selected resources from the BCTC Learning Resource Center.
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Selected Native American Heritage Books
This is just a sampling of items that we have. Check out our catalog or visit the library to find more books on this topic!
Selected Native American Audio-Visual Resources
This is just a sampling of items that we have. Check out our catalog or visit the library to find more audio-visual on this topic!
Websites of Interest
http://www.nativeculture.com/lisamitten/indians.html This site provides links to Native American Nations homepages and organizations.
http://www.hanksville.org/NAresources/ Provides an index to Native American Resources on the Internet.
http://www.niea.org/ Official website of the National Indian Education Association.
http://www.ipl.org/div/natam/ Internet Public Library-Native American Authors.
http://www.csusm.edu/nadp/ Native American Documents Project.
http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/Exhibits/nativeamericans/ Images of Native Americans at the Bancroft Library, UC Berkley.
http://www.shadowwolf.org/native_american_herbal_remedies.html Native American Herbal Remedies.
http://www.powwows.com/ Information on Pow Wows throughout the country.
http://americanindian.net/#Dates Commercial site, but interesting because you can search by date to find significant events in Native American history for a particular day.
http://www.native-languages.org/ A site dedicated to preserving and protecting Native American Languages.
http://avalon.law.yale.edu/subject_menus/ntreaty.asp The Avalon Project at Yale Law School. Treaties between the United States and Native Americans.
http://www.indians.org/welker/americas.htm Indigenous Languages.
http://staff.lib.muohio.edu/nawpa/ Native American Women Playwrights Archive.
http://www.nativeamericanlinks.com/ Native American Images.
http://users.ap.net/~chenae/natlink.html Native American Links.
http://www.scils.rutgers.edu/~kvander/ChildrenLit/native.html Provides a Children’s Literature Bibliography.
http://www.afn.org/~native/orgnztns.htm Provides a listing of Native American Organizations with contact information.
http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/earlyamericas/ The Jay I. Kislak Collection at the Library of Congress contains over 3000 rare maps, documents, paintings, and other artifacts that span hundreds of years. Recently, the Library of Congress created this very engaging online exhibition in order to provide the general public with access to a selection of these documents.
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