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The guide focuses on resources relevant to Native American history & culture

Native American History Guide

This guide focuses on resources that are of interest to students of Native American history.

For the general History Subject Guide, click on the Main Hist. Guide tab above.

Databases - Native American History

In these databases, you'll find many articles, conference papers, reports, theses, books and more related to Native American history. Hover over the titles for content information. Some contain complete or full-text articles, while some are citation only. If you find a citation and need help finding the complete article, please contact the History librarian!

Web Resources

Databases - American History

Search for your specific topic on Native American history in these databases and you'll find many articles, conference papers, reports, theses, books and more. Some of these databases contain the complete or full-text articles, while some are citation only. If you find a citation and need help finding the complete article, please contact the History librarian!

We Shall Remain (PBS)

Government Websites and Documents

Government documents are an excellent source for primary and official texts. Search the library catalogue to find relevant documents in UTA's library and elsewhere. For documents located elsewhere, make use of ILL (Interlibrary Loan) to get copies of the documents you need.

Resources on Native American History and Culture

Association for the Study of American Indian Literatures - "The purpose of the organization shall be to promote study, criticism, and research on the oral traditions and written literatures of Native Americans; to promote the teaching of such traditions and literatures; and to support and encourage contemporary Native American writers and the continuity of Native oral traditions."

Edward S. Curtis's The North American Indian - Edward Sheriff Curtis published his twenty volume work from 1907 to 1930 "with the intent to record traditional Indian cultures," consisting of narrative text and photographic images.

Library of Congress American Memory - Browse Edward S. Curtis's The North American Indian by geographic location or by tribe.
 
U.S. Department of the Interior: Tribes - The U.S. Department of the Interior places a high priority on respecting the government-to-government relationship between the federal government and the federally recognized American Indian and Alaska Native tribes.

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