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Dimensions of Diversity: American Indian / Native American

Focuses on specific aspects of diversity such as race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation/gender identity, creed, and socioeconomic status

Databases and Reference eBooks

Books and eBooks

Streaming Media | Films | Documentaries

Native North American Languages

Chart showing ten largest native american languages spoken in the U.S.

Image: U.S. Census Bureau, Public Information Office (PIO)

Photo of American Indian Veterans

State of Indian Nations

Articles from Magazines, Journals, & Newspapers

Use the e-resources / databases under Research to find articles.  Here are some noteworthy online publications.

Native American Heritage Month

Native American History Month logo

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November is Native American Heritage Month, also referred to as American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month.

"The month is a time to celebrate rich and diverse cultures, traditions, and histories and to acknowledge the important contributions of Native people. Heritage Month is also an opportune time to educate the general public about tribes, to raise a general awareness about the unique challenges Native people have faced both historically and in the present, and the ways in which tribal citizens have worked to conquer these challenges." --National Congress of American Indians

Proud To Be

Roj Rodriguez, a native Texan, is a commercial and fine art photographer based in New York.  Part of his work, "Navajo Nation," is included in this video. Published on YouTube on July 8, 2014, "Proud to Be" (short version) is an ad that aired during halftime at the NBA finals game, San Antonio Spurs VS Miami Heat.  See The National Congress of American Indians for more of the "Change the Mascot" discussion.

Organizations

Statistics and Reports

Texas Stats
See the Statistics Subject Guide for more information.

25 Largest Tribal Groupings

 

graph of tribal groupings


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