Terminology & search strategies
CBC News. (2017). How to talk about Indigenous people (2 min, 37 sec)
Concordia University. (2017). Indigenous Directions: Territorial Acknowledgement with pronunciation.
Concordia University. (2019). Indigenous Elder and Community Protocols.
Vowel, C. (2016). Indigenous writes: a guide to First Nations, Metis and Inuit issues in Canada. Winnipeg: Highwater Press. https://concordiauniversity.on.worldcat.org/oclc/1035317932 (ebook) & https://concordiauniversity.on.worldcat.org/oclc/951552526 (print)
Younging, G. (2018). Elements of Indigenous style: a guide for writing by and about Indigenous peoples. Edmonton: Brush Education. https://concordiauniversity.on.worldcat.org/oclc/1028142966 (print) & https://concordiauniversity.on.worldcat.org/oclc/1032001072 (ebook)
Joseph, R.P.C. (2019). Indigenous relations: insights, tips & suggestions to make reconciliation a reality. Indigenous Relations Press. https://concordiauniversity.on.worldcat.org/oclc/1088437347 (print)
Canadian Geographic Indigenous Peoples Atlas of Canada (2018). National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation, Assembly of First Nations, Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, the Metis Nation and Indspire. Volumes 1 - 4, with a Glossary of Indigenous terms in Volume 1. https://concordiauniversity.on.worldcat.org/oclc/1043591038 (print, reference, in library use only)
âpihtawikosisân/C. Vowel. Indigenous Issues 101 Primers: http://apihtawikosisan.com/aboriginal-issue-primers/
First Nations & Indigenous Studies UBC. (2009). Indigenous Foundations: Terminology. http://indigenousfoundations.arts.ubc.ca/terminology/
Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami. (n.d.) A Note on Terminology: Inuit, Métis, First Nations, and Aboriginal. https://www.sfu.ca/content/dam/sfu/aboriginalpeoples/terminology%20(click%20here).pdf
Library of Parliament. Canada. (2020). Hill Notes - Indigenous peoples: Terminology Guide. https://hillnotes.ca/2020/05/20/indigenous-peoples-terminology-guide/
Celeste McKay Consulting. (2015). Briefing Note on Terminology: Concept Note – Terminology Related to Indigenous Peoples. University of Manitoba - Indigenous Student Centre. http://umanitoba.ca/student/indigenous/terminology.html
Montreal Urban Aboriginal Community Strategy Network. (2019). Indigenous Ally Toolkit.
Aboriginal policy studies (2011 - present)
AlterNative: An International Journal of Indigenous Peoples (2005 - present)
Arctic (1948 - present)
BC Studies (1968 - present)
Canadian Geographer (1995 - present)
Canadian Journal of Higher Education (1975-present)
Canadian Journal of Native Education (1998-2013)
Canadian Journal of Native Studies (1981 - present)
Cultural survival quarterly (1981 - present)
Decolonization: indigeneity, education & society (2012 - present)
Diaspora, indigenous and minority education (2007 - present)
Inuit Studies (2002 - present)
International Indigenous Policy Journal (2010 - present)
Journal of colonialism & colonial history (2000 - present)
McGill Journal of Education (1966 - present)
Native Studies review (2004 - present)
Northern review (2001 - present)
Recherches amérindiennes au Québec (2008 - present)
Settler Colonial Studies (2012 – present)
|ProQuest Combined Canadian||
Scholarly Canadian journal articles, Canadian newspaper articles, & theses
|Academic Search Complete||
Canadian, American and international scholarly journal articles, multidisciplinary.
|Indigenous Studies Portal||
Scholarly Canadian journal articles from relating to indigenous studies, including:
decolonization, education, Indigenous knowledge, research methods and science.
|Yellowhead Institute Community Resource Library||
no peer-reviewed artilces but reports, factsheets, infographics and more from a First Nation-led research centre based in the Faculty of Arts at Ryerson University.
|Bibliography of Native North Americans||
Scholarly articles, book and government documents covering all aspects of Indigenous North American culture, history, and life: archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend, and literacy.
Use Find it @ Concordia to locate articles.
Books, articles, & theses on the First Peoples of Quebec, en francais/in French.
Complete collection of full-text education journals, from early childhood to higher education.
Current journals in education and related disciplines, the majority of which are peer reviewed.
Click on the subject terms to see print books, ebooks and videos via the Sofia Discovery tool.
The following search strings and keywords are recommended for searching in recommended library databases listed above or in the Sofia Discovery tool to retrieve scholarly books and articles related to decolonizing curriculum and relevant Indigenous topics.
Decolonizing pedagogy and curriculum
(decolon* OR indigeniz* OR reconciliat*) AND (pedagog* OR curric* OR teach* OR lesson*) AND (universit* OR college OR "higher education" OR post-secondary)
(indigenous OR aboriginal OR "first nations" OR inuit OR metis) AND (educat* OR teach* OR pedagog* OR curric*) AND (universit* OR college OR "higher education" OR post-secondary)
(colonial* OR coloniz*) AND (indigenous OR aboriginal OR native OR "first nations" OR inuit OR metis) AND settler AND canad*
(colonial* OR coloniz* OR colony) AND (indigenous OR aboriginal OR native OR "first nations" OR inuit OR metis) AND (surviv* OR resist*) AND Canad*
("indian act" OR "indian status") AND Canad* AND govern*
("residential school*" OR "boarding school*" OR "industrial school*") AND (indian OR indigenous OR aboriginal OR native OR "first nations" OR inuit OR metis) AND Canad*
"Residential school*" AND ("truth and reconciliation commission" OR TRC OR reconciliation) AND Canad*
("traditional knowledge" OR "indigenous knowledge") AND (pedagog* OR curric* OR teach* OR lesson*) AND Canad*
("land as pedagogy" OR (land AND (pedagog* OR curric* OR teach* OR lesson* OR educat*))) AND Canad*