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Author Peterson, Elizabeth, 1968-

Title Tribal Libraries in the United States : a Directory of American Indian and Alaska Native Facilities
Published Jefferson : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (137 pages)
Contents Cover; Contents; Introduction; Alabama ; Alaska ; Arizona ; California ; Colorado ; Connecticut; Florida ; Iowa ; Kansas ; Maine ; Massachusetts; Michigan ; Minnesota ; Mississippi ; Missouri ; Montana ; Nebraska ; Nevada ; New Mexico; New York ; North Carolina ; North Dakota; Oklahoma ; Oregon ; South Dakota; Texas ; Utah ; Washington ; Wisconsin ; Wyoming ; References; Selected Bibliography for Further Reading; Index
Summary Created by and for a specific American Indian community and offering special materials related to the tribe itself, a tribal library may also serve as homework center, a reading room, a tribal archive or a community center. Entries offer information on each tribe''s ethnology, language and history, location and contact details, as well as a description of collections, services and access policies. Input from library staff and patrons about what makes their libraries unique and important to their communities is also included. Maps are included to show the locations of the libraries in each stat
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 117-122) and index
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Subject Alaska Natives -- Information services -- Directories.
Alaska Natives -- Library resources -- Directories.
Indians of North America -- Information services -- Directories.
Indians of North America -- Library resources -- Directories.
Libraries and Indians -- United States -- Directories.
Genre/Form Directories.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1476618526 (electronic bk.)
9781476618524 (electronic bk.)