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Asian Canadian Studies

A research guide for Asian Canadian Studies


  • Japanese Canadian History website and the accompanying downloadable workbooks are a learning resource on the internment of Japanese Canadians and the attainment of redress in 1988.
  • Densho: The Japanese American Legacy Project started in 1996, with the initial goal of documenting oral histories from Japanese Americans who were incarcerated during World War II.

Organizations & Associations

  • Indian Canadian Organization (ICO) is a not-for-profit organization with objectives to help unite various Indian cultural associations and project a common identity based on their Indian heritage.
  • Canada India Foundation (CIF) is a national, not-for-profit, nonpartisan, non-governmental organization established to foster bilateral relations between Canada and India.
  • India Cultural Association (ICA) of Vancouver is a non-profit group of Indian professionals that strives to build relationships and connections within the Indian community of the Greater Vancouver area.