Language and Culture

Language and culture resources

Transparent Language
This language learning tool has over 100 languages, including three dialects of Ojibwe. How to sign up for an account (PDF)

Anishinaabe Language Revitalization Department
The mission of the Anishinaabe Language Revitalization Department (ALRD) is to bring Anishinaabemowin back to the Saginaw Chippewa Tribal community and generate fluent first language speakers.

Ojibway People and Language App
Download a free app to your iPhone or Android smartphone to learn Ojibwe vocabulary and phrases

The Ojibwe People's Dictionary
A searchable, talking Ojibwe-English dictionary that features the voices of Ojibwe speakers

Ojibwe.net
A site dedicated to Anishinaabemowin: the language of the Three Fires Confederacy

Traditional Animal Foods of Indigenous Peoples of Northern North America
Describes and references the published literature on traditional animal foods known and used by Indigenous Peoples of northern North America

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Anishinaabe Language Revitalization Department
The mission of the Anishinaabe Language Revitalization Department (ALRD) is to bring Anishinaabemowin back to the Saginaw Chippewa Tribal community and generate fluent first language speakers.

Elijah Elk Cultural Center for Living Culture and Traditions Seventh Generation Program
The Elijah Elk Cultural Center Seventh Generation Program enriches the lives of the tribal community and our neighbors by promoting and perpetuating the Seventh Generation philosophy through ceremonies, cultural knowledge, wisdom and our relationship to the environment

Language and culture resources from the Ziibiwing Center of Anishinabe Culture and Lifeways

Study of Micro-aggressions and Other Hostile Encounters between Tribal Members and non-Natives in Isabella County
A two-page fact sheet about the study

Report of Findings from the Study of Micro-aggressions and Other Hostile Encounters between Tribal Members and non-Natives in Isabella County
The full 62-page report of findings

Native American Material in the Clarke Historical Library

 

Native American news and resources

Indigenous Youth Voices
A positive online space for Indigenous youth to have their voices heard and to be supported

This week from Indian Country Today
Online Magazine Serving the Nations, Celebrating the People

Native Voices: Native Peoples' Concepts of Health and Illness
Online exhibit from the National Library of Medicine explores the interconnectedness of wellness, illness, and cultural life.