Library Assistance for Indigenous Students

Indigenous UWinnipeg

Boozhoo, tansi, atamiskâtowin, hóʔą, tunngasugit, welcome!

Accessing the collections and services of the University of Winnipeg Library is an essential part of your academic journey, and the Librarians and staff are always available to assist you!

  • Library homepage
    Here you will find the Library catalogue, online databases and scholarly journals, as well as information on how to book study rooms and access other services, such as Interlibrary loans.

  • Aboriginal Student Services Centre Library Orientation Libguide
    This Library Guide offers an introduction to services, terminology, maps, how to evaluate web sites and cite sources. Contact information for the Indigenous and Urban Services Librarian is also provided.

  • Indigenous Studies Subject Guide
    For students in Indigenous Studies, this Library Subject Guide provides quick access to reference sources, online encyclopedias, books, journals and third-party websites. Also includes course-specific pages on governance, law, languages and residential schools.

  • Library Facebook page
    The University’s main Facebook page updates members with information on new books, events and displays.

  • Indigenous Studies Library Facebook page
    New information sources and events related to Indigenous collections are updated on this Facebook page.

  • General guidance for library research
    How do you come up with an essay topic? Plan your research? What’s the difference between a magazine and a scholarly journal? How can I keep track of my sources? This page is a great place to find answers to these and other questions.

  • Subject Librarians
    Whether you’re majoring in Indigenous Studies, business, history, English literature or psychology, there is a Librarian who specializes in that area and is more than willing to meet with you to discuss your papers and assignments. Phone or email to make an appointment!


Indigenous and Urban Services Librarian
Michael Dudley
University of Winnipeg Library
phone: (204) 982-1145