IMPORTANT: the dominant structure for organizing information is from a western perspective, for this reason you may need to use outdated (sometimes offensive) terminology to find resources; do not hesitate to contact us for assistance navigating this.
Try these basic strategies to begin your research in the UBC Library Catalogue.
This site: indigenousfoundations.arts.ubc.ca on terminology assists in understanding the difference between Indian, Aboriginal, "First Nation", native, and Indigenous.
Combine keywords about your topic AND keywords relating to the concept of Indigenous identity. For example: