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Indigenous Art on UBC Okanagan Campus

A self-guided tour of some Indigenous artwork on display in various locations at the University of British Columbia Okanagan Campus.


1. First Nations Information Connection

This site provides some quality and freely available resource links on a variety of Indigenous topics including Indigenous Languages, Government & Law, History & Notable Figures, Traditional Culture, Treaties & Treaty Rights, Residential School System, Science & The Environment, Aboriginal Media, and some documents, image databases and virtual exhibits.

2. The Canadian Journal of Native Studies

The Canadian Journal of Native Studies is a highly recognized journal in the field of Native Studies. The journal publishes anthropological, historical, sociological, political, legal, education and cultural issues affecting First Nations people. The majority of articles deal with Indigenous peoples in Canada. It also publishes articles dealing with Indigenous peoples worldwide.

3. Indigenous Law Journal

The Indigenous Law Journal is a student-run legal journal at the University of Toronto, Faculty of Law with a mixture of Indigenous and non-Indigenous staff. The Journal is dedicated to developing dialogue and scholarship in the field of Indigenous legal issues both in Canada and internationally. Their central concerns are Indigenous legal systems and legal systems as they affect Indigenous peoples. It features both traditional academic legal writing and non-traditional, Indigenous knowledge sharing.

4. Indigenous Peoples' Journal of Law, Culture, and Resistance

Published by the University of California Los Angeles, this journal publishes writings concerning Native Peoples' cultures, traditions, and histories. This journal partners with Native communities in the United States to publish writings that will bring attention to their specific situations and legal battles. It discusses any and all legal struggles faced by Native Nations and Indian People and in so doing actively seeks out publishable material from the traditional as well as the intellectual perspective.

5. iPortal

The University of Saskatchewan Indigenous Studies Portal (iPortal) is a database of full-text electronic resources such as articles, e-books, theses, government publications, videos, oral histories, and digitized primary sources including archival documents and photographs. The content focuses on Indigenous peoples of Canada with a secondary focus on North American materials and beyond.

6. Aboriginal Policy Studies
Aboriginal policy studies is an online, peer-reviewed and multidisciplinary journal that, on a bi-annual basis, publishes original, scholarly, and policy relevant research on issues relevant to Métis, non-status Indians and urban Aboriginal peoples in Canada. 

7. Decolonization: Indigeneity, Education & Society

Decolonization: Indigeneity, Education & Society solicits any work purposefully engaged in the decolonization process, regardless of discipline or field, encouraging work that actively seeks undisciplinary connections that work both against and beyond the Western academy.