Print Resources, Books and Magazines

If you are in a Regina Public school look on L4U , in our school's online catalogue
or Regina Public Library's online catalogue with following keywords and phrases:

Subject Headings:

Indians of North America
Names of specific groups in Canada for Grade 5 study such as:
Beothuk, Dene, Cree, Dogrib, Kutchin, Montagnais, Naskapi, Ottawa, Slave, Huron, Iroquois,
Cayuga, Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Seneca, Micmac, Blackfoot, Peigan, Carrier, Bella Coola,
Coast Salish, Haida, Kwakiutl, Nootka, Tlingit, Tsimshian,Ojibwa, Iroquois

Names of specific groups in other parts of the Americas for Grade 6 study such as:
Arctic - Inuit
Newfoundland - Beothuk
Northeastern region - Huron, Algonquian (Micmac, Shawnee), Irouois (Mohawk, Oneida, Cayuga)
Mississippi/Ohio River basins - Hopewell, Adena (The Temple Mound Builders)
Southeasetern U.S.A. - Cherokee, Creek, Choctaw, Natchez, Caddo, Delaware
Mexico - Anasazi, Aztec, Toltec, Olmec, Zapotec, Maya
Brazil - Kayapo, Atroari, Caraja, Mura, Omagua
Caribbean - Arawak
Argentina - Araucanian Indians
Saskatchewan First Nations Groups: Cree, Dene, Saulteaux, Dakota, Nakota

(Please note: In some cases, these are the names that outsiders have given to these groups of First Nations people.
Also, spelling may vary slightly.)

Keywords & Phrases:

Names of specific groups as above.

Dewey Decimal Numbers:


Encyclopedias & Databases



First Nation Peoples of Canada and North American -- general sites
First Nations People in the Americas
  • Native American Nations - created by Lisa Mitten, a Mohawk librarian, this site includes links to many First Nations
Lesson Plans and background Information about First Nation Peoples:
First Nations Organizations

Famous First Nations Peoples - Biographies - Arts and Cultural Information
Art, Cultural and Games Sites

Languages of the First Nations Peoples of Canada

Buffalo or Bison (Importance to the First Nations Peoples on the Plains)

Metis Peoples

Royal Canadian Mounted Police Connection

News Sources About First Nations Activities and People

Historical Information about the First Nation Peoples