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American Indian and Alaskan Native Documents in the Congressional Serial Set: 1817-1899
This collection of documents pertains to the history of American Indians and Alaskan Natives during the period 1817-1899. The Serial Set, which is still published today, contains the House and Senate Documents and Reports from Congressional committees dealing with proposed legislation and issues under investigation. It also includes materials from the executive branch. American Indian and Alaskan Native documents are interspersed chronologically (not topically) throughout the Serial Set.
Classics in Washington History
The State Library is delighted to present Classics in Washington History. This digital collection of full-text books brings together rare, out of print titles for easy access by students, teachers, genealogists and historians. Visit Washington's early years through the lives of the men and women who lived and worked in Washington Territory and State.
Links to tutorials to help you build your computer skills.
Edward Curtis's The North American Indian
Edward Sheriff Curtis published The North American Indian between 1907 and 1930 with the intent to record traditional Indian cultures. The work comprises twenty volumes of narrative text and photogravure images. Each volume is accompanied by a portfolio of large photogravure plates.
The entire work is presented here, supported largely by funds from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.
ERIC--Education Resources Information Center
Search for articles on topics in education.
Ethnobotany is the study of how people of a particular culture and region use indigenous (native) plants such as for food, medicine, tools, and spiritual practices.
Information on searching your Native American Indian roots as well as general genealogy search tips.
HathiTrust Digital Library
HathiTrust is a partnership of academic & research institutions, offering a collection of millions of titles digitized from libraries around the world.
House of Seven Generations
This “virtual museum” of the Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe allows Indian and non-Indian communities to learn about and appreciate the cultural and historical lifeways that came before the present time by viewing imagery from those times. The history of our people is being preserved for generations to come as we convert written, pictorial and audio recordings of our history into digital format.
Index of Native American Resources on the Internet
Although maintained by an non-Indian, this site offers a broad collection of links to Native American research materials.
Job Hunting Resources
Employment search websites, resume writing tips, interviewing tips and more.
Journal of Northwest Anthropology
The Journal of Northwest Anthropology (JONA) is a peer-reviewed scholarly, biannual publication.
Learn math, science & engineering, arts & humanities, computing, economics & finance all for free and on your own time.
Learn the Klallam alphabet, and how to say words and phrases.
Library of Congress--Edward Curtis Collection
The Edward S. Curtis Collection offers a unique glimpse into Curtis's work with indigenous cultures. The more than 2,400 silver-gelatin photographic prints were acquired by the Library of Congress through copyright deposit from about 1900 through 1930. About two-thirds (1,608) of these images were not published in Curtis's multi-volume work, The North American Indian.
Library of Congress--Free to Use and Reuse
This page features items from the digital collections of the Library of Congress that are free to use and reuse. The Library believes that this content is either in the public domain, has no known copyright, or has been cleared by the copyright owner for public use. Each set of content is based on a theme and is first featured on the Library's home page.
National Indian Law Library
A blog covering current events in federal and tribal American Indian Law.
National Museum of the American Indian
A diverse and multifaceted cultural and educational enterprise, the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) is an active and visible component of the Smithsonian Institution, the world's largest museum complex. The NMAI cares for one of the world's most expansive collections of Native artifacts, including objects, photographs, archives, and media covering the entire Western Hemisphere, from the Arctic Circle to Tierra del Fuego.
Native Voices--Native Peoples' Concepts of Health and Healing.
Watch interviews with Native people telling how the wellness of individuals and communities has been affected by epidemics, government policies, and the inhibition of Native culture. Hear contemporary stories of renaissance, recovery, and self-determination.
This includes the Tribe's Natural Resources Department website as well as links to other helpful information.
Reading, Writing & Math
Resources to help you brush up on the 3 R's (Reading, 'Riting, and 'Rithmetic for you youngsters!)
Skunk Bear--Your Science Questions Answered
NPRs Special Series--Skunk Bear (what's with the name?) uses film, animation, music and science to answer your questions about the world. Is there a mystery that you've been wondering about for years? Or something that just popped into your head? Ask us anything, and we’ll follow your curiosity.
Washington State Agency Databases
This is an annotated list of databases produced by Washington State Agencies listed by database subject. It was last checked for broken links on Dec. 6, 2016.
YouTube Channel of the National Museum of the American Indian
From Northwest Coast Dance to the State of Rock Art in North America, you'll find recordings on a variety of events at NMAI.
Gale Databases through Washington State Library
The Washington State Library provides access to reputable, reliable digital content through their partnership with Gale. You'll find a wide range of topics covered--from Agriculture to World History and everything in between. Students from elementary to college can explore age-appropriate topics, perfect for their research assignments. You can also find information on gardening and home improvement. Click here to research individual databases or click on the Gale Power Search below to search all databases.
Gale Power Search
Gale PowerSearch is a search platform unlike any other, providing libraries with a sophisticated yet simple solution for managing a wealth of periodical, reference, multimedia and primary source information.
Educational and Cultural Resources
Native Arts & Cultures
The Native Arts and Cultures Foundation (NACF) is a Native-led, 501 (c) 3 philanthropic organization dedicated exclusively to the perpetuation of American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian arts and cultures nationwide.
PowWows.com is your source for all things Native American Pow Wow since 1996. Portal to explore Native American life, culture, and history.
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