Indigenization at Calgary Public Library

Learn about Library resources, initiatives, programs, events, and more.

Featured Content

Staff List

The World's Indigenous Peoples The World's Indigenous Peoples

recommended by Dieu_D
In honour of International World Indigenous Peoples Day explore the stories of Indigenous peoples across the globe through film.
In honour of International World Indigenous Peoples Day explore the stories of Indigenous peoples across the globe through film.
Online Resource

SAY Magazine SAY Magazine

SAY Magazine is a lifestyle magazine published by and for Indigenous people in North America. Read it now in Flipster.
SAY Magazine is a lifestyle magazine published by and for Indigenous people in North America. Read it now in Flipster.
Online Resource

First Peoples' Stories for Children First Peoples' Stories for Children

Celebrate Indigenous languages, traditions and culture with stories for children by First Nation, Métis and Inuit authors and illustrators.
Celebrate Indigenous languages, traditions and culture with stories for children by First Nation, Métis and Inuit authors and illustrators.
Blogpost

Indigenous Art At Calgary Public Library Indigenous Art At Calgary Public Library

By Calgarylibrary
To help mark National Indigenous History Month, work by local Indigenous artists was featured at multiple libraries for the month of June.
To help mark National Indigenous History Month, work by local Indigenous artists was featured at multiple libraries for the month of June.
Staff List

National Indigenous Peoples Day! National Indigenous Peoples Day!

recommended by Lisa_Marie_C
Celebrate on June 21 (and year-round) by reading books by Indigenous authors exploring their past, present, and future.
Celebrate on June 21 (and year-round) by reading books by Indigenous authors exploring their past, present, and future.
Staff List

Colonization, Fallout and Reconciliation Colonization, Fallout and Reconciliation

recommended by CalgaryLibraryGuestPicks
This booklist encompasses titles explaining what colonization is and titles explaining the fallout from colonization.
This booklist encompasses titles explaining what colonization is and titles explaining the fallout from colonization.
Blogpost

Reconciliation at the Library Reconciliation at the Library

By Calgarylibrary
For years, a gold framed photograph lay in a drawer in Central Library’s Local History workroom. 
For years, a gold framed photograph lay in a drawer in Central Library’s Local History workroom. 
Event

Live Art with Ian and Samuel Live Art with Ian and Samuel

Central Library
Join artists Ian and Samuel every Tuesday for live art demonstrations.
Join artists Ian and Samuel every Tuesday for live art demonstrations.
Staff List

Indigenous Reading List: Truth and… Indigenous Reading List: Truth and…

recommended by CalgaryLibrary_Adults
These titles are a guide for readers seeking to learn more about reconciliation and Indigenous cultures in a broader context through…
These titles are a guide for readers seeking to learn more about reconciliation and Indigenous cultures in a broader context through…
Staff List

Vital Stories, Vital People Vital Stories, Vital People

recommended by Dieu_D
Thought-provoking films about Indigenous stories and peoples that showcase resistance, strength, and survival.
Thought-provoking films about Indigenous stories and peoples that showcase resistance, strength, and survival.
Staff List

Singing Truth to Power Singing Truth to Power

recommended by Dieu_D
Explore the powerful music of Indigenous Canadian musicians who are reclaiming their culture through music and song.
Explore the powerful music of Indigenous Canadian musicians who are reclaiming their culture through music and song.
Blogpost

A Glimpse at Indigenization at Calgary… A Glimpse at Indigenization at Calgary…

By Calgarylibrary
Calgary Public Library welcomed its first Indigenous Service Design Lead, Teneya Gwin, in 2017. This new role focuses on Indigenous…
Calgary Public Library welcomed its first Indigenous Service Design Lead, Teneya Gwin, in 2017. This new role focuses on Indigenous…
Website

Indigenous Events at the Library in 2017 Indigenous Events at the Library in 2017

Learn more about the Indigenous events, exhibits, and programs we've hosted at the Library.
Learn more about the Indigenous events, exhibits, and programs we've hosted at the Library.
Staff Pick

The True Spirit and Original Intent of…

Learn about the history of Treaty 7 from interviews spanning decades with nearly 90 elders from Treaty 7 First Nations.
recommended by CalgaryLibrary_Adults
Online Resource

Canadian Geographic on Flipster Canadian Geographic on Flipster

In Canadian Geographic's Indigenous issue, learn about the Indigenous languages of Canada, the tribal canoe journey, and much more.
In Canadian Geographic's Indigenous issue, learn about the Indigenous languages of Canada, the tribal canoe journey, and much more.
Loading...
Show More
Back to Top