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American Indian Studies

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Indigenous Peoples: North America This link opens in a new window

Cross-searches collections from the U.S. and Canada, including manuscripts, book collections, newspapers from various tribe and Indian-related organizations, materials such as Bibles, dictionaries and primers in Indigenous languages. Covers17th-20th centuries.

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These key databases will give you broad access to journal articles and citations across a number of fields.