Navajo Sand Painting Depicting Yei Figures

Navajo Sand Painting Depicting Yei Figures

Aboriginal Heritage
Aboriginal documentary heritage found in the holdings of Library and Archives Canada (LAC). Includes the page Finding out about Native Canadian Women Writers Published in English.

Archaeology and Native North American Oral Traditions
Society for American Archaeology bulletin on the history of native North American oral traditions and the respectful use of work from this tradition.

Doris Duke Collection of American Indian Oral History
“The Duke Collection of American Indian Oral History online provides access to typescripts of interviews (1967 -1972) conducted with hundreds of Indians in Oklahoma regarding the histories and cultures of their respective nations and tribes. Related are accounts of Indian ceremonies, customs, social conditions, philosophies, and standards of living.”

First Nations Literature
Wikipedia links to lists of books on First Nations themes and/or written by First Nations authors.

Native American Literature
Article from Encyclopaedia Britannica.

Native American Literature
Article from the Encyclopedia of the Great Plains.

Native American Literature
Wikipedia links to lists of books on Native American themes and/or written by Native American authors.

Native American Oral Traditions: Collaboration & Interpretation
The full text of a 2001 book edited by Larry Evers and Barre Toelken. Provided via the Utah State University Digital Commons.

Native American Studies Commons
Nearly 300 open-access full-text articles. Provided as part of the Digital Commons Network.

Oral Tradition, American Indian
Article from the Oklahoma Historical Society’s Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History & Culture.

Popular Native American Literature Books
A Good Reads list of nearly 200 popular books on Native American themes, many written by Native American authors.

South Dakota Oral History Center
Collections include 2,351 oral history interview recordings that comprise the American Indian Research Project. Though recordings are not available online, individual recordings can be purchased for a modest fee.

Studies in American Indian Literature (SAIL)
Published by the University of Nebraska, Studies in American Indian Literature is “the only journal in the United States that focuses exclusively on American Indian literatures.” While SAIL is a subscription-based journal, its articles are freely available to anyone affiliated with one of the nearly 3,000 libraries that participate in Project Muse.