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Indigenous & First Nations Studies: Articles & Databases

Articles & Databases

Search for articles using the database collection links provided below.

Try using the search terms listed to get started.


Search Terms

Note: Academic libraries in Canada use the Library of Congress classification system. This system of organizing knowledge is a product of colonialism and the North Island College Library is currently engaging in reconciliation by working to decolonize classification. For further information visit the Indigenous & Northern Affairs page on terminology.

  • Aboriginal
  • Aboriginal Canadians
  • First Nations
  • Indians of North America – British Columbia
  • Indians of North America – Canada
  • indigenous peoples
  • Metis
  • Native American
  • Native Canadian
  • Native Peoples
  • Names of specific nations

Consider using a combination of 2 or more search terms. Using a * will broaden your search, for example aboriginal* will find aboriginal and aboriginals.