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Evaluating Web Sites (and other resources)
Tips on how to recognize reliable sources by evaluating them in terms of relevance, currency, audience, and credibility.
Evaluating American Indian Websites
American Indians in Children's Literature
Established in 2006, American Indians in Children's Literature (AICL) provides critical perspectives and analysis of indigenous peoples in children's and young adult books, the school curriculum, popular culture, and society.
A brief history of the Dakota people in Minnesota, including a bibliography. (From the Minnesota Historical Society)
Indians of the Midwest
Conceived and developed by the Newberry's D'Arcy McNickle Center for American Indian and Indigenous Studies, "Indians of the Midwest, Past and Present" is a multimedia educational website that will engage and inform a broad public audience about major issues in American Indian history and culture.
Ojibwe: Waasa-Inaabidaa (We Look in All Directions). A six-part historical documentary series for public television featuing the history and culture of the Anishinaabe-Ojibwe people of the Great Lakes.
Overview of Indian Tribes in Minnesota
A brief overview of tribes in Minnesota, along with links to more detailed information about specific groups. (From the State of Minnesota's Indian Affairs Council)
Why Treaties Matter: Self-Government in the Dakota and Ojibwe Nations
"This exhibition is part of a statewide tour throughout the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System. In 2010, a resolution creating a unique partnership between the Minnesota Indian Affairs Council, the Minnesota Humanities Center, and the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C. was approved by tribes in Minnesota, making it possible for the exhibition to be developed as an educational tool for Minnesota audiences." View educator guides: http://treatiesmatter.org/exhibit/ University of Minnesota Duluth
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