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Native American Resources

American Indian and Alaska Native (AIAN) Data and Links (U.S. Census Bureau)

This site features data, links, and policies relevant to American Indian and Alaska Native U.S. census data.
American Indian Experience

The American Indian Experience, a subscription database, provides "in-depth historical accounts and cultural information about the indigenous peoples of North America" (site). It includes primary and secondary resources, from treaties, maps, and photographs to scholarly essays.
Bureau of Indian Affairs

Indian Affairs "provides services directly or through contracts, grants, or compacts to 565 Federally recognized tribes" (site). The site contains news, documents, maps, events, and additional resources relevant to current and historical US and Native American Indian interactions.
Index of Native American Resources on the Internet (WWW Virtual Library American Indians)

This site serves as an access point to online resources on a variety of topics relevant to Native American Studies.

Published daily, Indianz.com features news, information, and entertainment from a Native American perspective.
National Museum of the American Indian

"The museum's extensive collections, assembled largely by George Gustav Heye (1874-1957), encompass a vast range of cultural material┐including more that 800,000 works of extraordinary aesthetic, religious, and historical significance, as well as articles produced for everyday, utilitarian use. The collections span all major culture areas of the Americas, representing virtually all tribes of the United States, most of those of Canada, and a significant number of cultures from Central and South America as well as the Caribbean. Chronologically, the collections include artifacts from Paleo-Indian to contemporary arts and crafts. The museum's holdings also include film and audiovisual collections, paper archives, and a photography archive of more than 300,000 images depicting both historic and contemporary Native American life."
Native American Heritage Month

This web site is a collaborative portal that shares images, exhibits, audio/video, and other resources relevant to Native American culture. One of the features is a teacher's resource center to utilize the site's collection of primary resources in the classroom.
Native American Sites

Organized topically, this site features links to credible content relevant to Native American Nations, organizations, and peoples.

NativeWeb is "an international, nonprofit, educational organization dedicated to using telecommunications including computer technology and the Internet to disseminate information from and about indigenous nations, peoples, and organizations around the world; to foster communication between native and non-native peoples; to conduct research involving indigenous peoples' usage of technology and the Internet; and to provide resources, mentoring, and services to facilitate indigenous peoples' use of this technology" (site). It covers native and indigenous peoples worldwide.

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