Native American Studies

Principal Periodical Databases

  • JSTOR -- searches can be narrowed to specific fields, such as American Indian Studies.
  • Project Muse -- provides access to humanities and social science content from scholarly and university presses and has a strong collection in Native American studies.
  • Ethnic NewsWatch -- includes Native American newspapers and magazines and some academic journals
  • SocINDEX with Full Text -- the premier periodical database for sociology and social issues
  • Academic Search Premier & Academic OneFile  --  multidisciplinary periodical databases especially good for contemporary issues.
  • America: History and Life -- for any historical topic, but many contemporary issues run deep
  • AnthroSource -- a product of the American Anthropological Association
  • Diversity Studies Collection -- includes many periodicals related to Native American studies
  • First Nations Periodical Index -- contains citations and some full text to 20 journals primarily focusing on Native Canadians.
  • ARTstor -- among the image are Native American art and artifacts.

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