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  • A bibliography on the imagined North : Arctic, winter, Antarctic

    Laval | McGill

    Bibliography featuring critical, theoretical, and methodological perspectives on cultural studies of the North and the Arctic. In English, French, Swedish, and Icelandic.

    Collection(s): *** Dictionaries and Encyclopedias ***, Humanities and Social Sciences
    Print Document, Humanities and Social Sciences
    Subjects: Indigenous peoples, Bibliography, Culture, Literature

  • A Farewell to Ice : A Report from the Arctic

    BAnQ

    Accessible presentation of the phenomenon of melting ice in the Arctic, which occurs in the context of climate change, and its major consequences for the planet. (Peter Wadhams, London, Penguin Books, 2016, 239 p.)

    Collection(s): *** General Public ***, Books, Climate and Environment
    Print Document
    Subjects: Ice, Pack ice, Climate change
    Book cover of "A Farewell to Ice".

  • A history of the Arctic : nature, exploration and exploitation

    Laval | McGill

    A history of the Arctic, from prehistoric times to the present, including an examination of Indigenous Peoples, polar exploration, political and environmental issues, and climate change. (John McCannon, London : Reaktion Books, 2012, 349 p.)

    Collection(s): *** Studying the North ***, Historical Perspectives
    Print Document, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Circumpolar Arctic, Indigenous peoples, Climate change, Exploration, History
    A history of the Arctic : nature, exploration and exploitation

  • Aboriginal Populations : Social, Demographic, and Epidemiological Perspectives

    Laval | McGill

    Maps and compares the social, demographic and health conditions of indigenous peoples of Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the circumpolar North.

    Collection(s): *** Dictionaries and Encyclopedias ***, Humanities and Social Sciences, *** First Peoples of the North ***, Dictionaries and Encyclopedias, Others
    Print Document, Humanities and Social Sciences
    Subjects: Indigenous peoples, Maps, Demography, Epidemiology, Health
    Aboriginal Populations : Social, Demographic, and Epidemiological Perspectives

  • Aboriginal Statistics at a Glance (Statistics Canada)

    Available to all

    A Statistics Canada thematic guide to data on Indigenous Peoples.

    Collection(s): *** Statistics ***, Socio-economic Statistics, Indigenous Peoples, *** First Peoples of the North ***, Statistics
    Free - Open Access, Humanities and Social Sciences
    Subjects: Indigenous peoples, Canada
    Aperçu des statistiques sur les autochtones

  • Adresse Québec (Géoindex+)

    Laval | McGill | INRS

    Collection of 8 layers of geospatial data illustrating roads, addresses, and postal codes.

    Collection(s): *** Maps, Atlases and Geospatial Data ***, Geospatial Data, Northern Quebec
    Reserved Access
    Subjects: Addresses, Postal codes, Geospatial data, Quebec, Roads

  • Aimun-Mashinaikan: Innu Dictionary

    Available to all

    Dictionary produced by Institut Tshakapesh containing 30,000 Innu words and expressions from all the dialects spoken in Quebec and Labrador.

    Collection(s): *** Dictionaries and Encyclopedias ***, Humanities and Social Sciences, Languages, *** First Peoples of the North ***, Dictionaries and Encyclopedias, Languages
    Free - Open Access, Humanities and Social Sciences
    Subjects: Innu dictionary, Innu, Innu-aimun, Institut Tshakapesh, Labrador, Innu language, Northern Quebec
    Aimun-Mashinaikan: Dictionnaire Innu

  • Alberta elders' Cree dictionary = Alperta ohci kehtehayak nehiyaw otwestamâkewasinahikan

    Laval | McGill

    Dictionary of the Cree language with English–Cree and Cree–English sections.

    Collection(s): *** Dictionaries and Encyclopedias ***, Humanities and Social Sciences, Languages, *** First Peoples of the North ***, Dictionaries and Encyclopedias, Languages
    Print Document, Humanities and Social Sciences
    Subjects: Indigenous peoples, Cree, Cree dictionary, Cree language
    Alberta elders' Cree dictionary

  • America: History & Life

    Laval | McGill

    Main private database (EBSCO) devoted to the history of Canada and the United States, with over 1,700 indexed journals. Significant content on the history of Indigenous Peoples, colonization, and exploration of the North. Features controlled vocabulary, via its index, that includes geographic terms.

    Collection(s): *** Databases ***, Humanities and Social Sciences, *** First Peoples of the North ***, Databases
    Reserved Access, Humanities and Social Sciences
    Subjects: Indigenous peoples, Colonization, Exploration, History, Northern Canada

  • An Encyclopedia of Inuit traditional life (Sivulitta piusituqangit)

    Laval | McGill

    Encyclopedia devoted to Inuit customs and traditions as well as the wildlife of Northern Quebec. Includes text in syllabic font.

    Collection(s): *** Dictionaries and Encyclopedias ***, Humanities and Social Sciences, *** First Peoples of the North ***, Dictionaries and Encyclopedias, Others
    Print Document, Humanities and Social Sciences
    Subjects: Animals, Indigenous peoples, Customs, Inuit

  • Anthropology Plus

    Laval | McGill

    Main private database (EBSCO) devoted to anthropology, with references to journals from the 19th century to today. Also covers the fields of archeology, ethnology, folklore, material culture, and art history. It boasts rich content in Indigenous studies as well as a controlled vocabulary that allows users to search articles based on region and specific First Peoples.

    Collection(s): *** Databases ***, Humanities and Social Sciences, *** First Peoples of the North ***, Databases
    Reserved Access, Humanities and Social Sciences
    Subjects: Anthropology, Archeology, Indigenous peoples, Ethnology, Folklore

  • Approche panterritoriale de la science (Gouvernement du Yukon, Gouvernement des Territoires du Nord-Ouest et Gouvernement du Nunavut)

    Available to all

    Presentation of an over-arching vision for northern science and the roles of the territorial governments and teaching and research institutes in the field.

    Collection(s): *** Studying the North ***, Research Ethics and Practice in Indigenous Communities, Statements, Principles, and Guidelines
    Free - Open Access, Engineering and Technology, Health Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Nunavut, Research, Arctic sciences, Northwest Territories, Yukon

  • Arctic and Antarctic Regions

    Laval | McGill

    Database containing over 1.3 million references to journal articles and other research documents dealing with the Earth’s polar regions, some of them dating back to the 1800s. The main scientific database on the North and the Arctic produced by a private company (EBSCO). Features a controlled vocabulary in polar studies (available via the index) and offers content in natural sciences, engineering and technology, health, and humanities and social sciences.

    Collection(s): *** Databases ***, Multidisciplinary, Natural Sciences, Engineering and Technology, Health Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences, *** First Peoples of the North ***, Databases
    Reserved Access, Engineering and Technology, Health Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Indigenous peoples, Exploration, Engineering, Oceanography, Earth sciences, Environmental sciences

  • Arctic Center / Arctic region : Basic information about the Arctic (Arctic Centre. University of Lapland)

    Accessible à tous

    General information on various aspects of the Arctic, including Indigenous peoples, climate change, international cooperation, flora and fauna, mapping, etc.

    (Arctic Centre. University of Lapland. 2020. «Basic information about the Arctic». URL [https://www.arcticcentre.org/EN/arcticregion])

    Collection(s): *** General Public ***, Websites
    Free - Open Access, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Circumpolar Arctic, Indigenous peoples, Climate change, Cartography, Arctic flora, Arctic fauna
    Basic information about the Arctic

  • Arctic Environmental Strategy Northwest Territories Water Bibliography (ASTIS)

    Available to all

    Contains over 200 citations of research documents published between 1991 and 1997 under the Arctic Environmental Strategy in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut.

    Collection(s): *** Databases ***, Natural Sciences
    Free - Reference only, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Nunavut, Environmental sciences, Northwest Territories

  • Arctic exploration and development, c. 500 B.C. to 1915 : an encyclopedia

    Laval | McGill

    Encyclopedia covering over 2,000 expeditions that took place in the Arctic over a period of nearly 2,000 years, as well as information on some of the key explorers of this territory.

    Collection(s): *** Dictionaries and Encyclopedias ***, Humanities and Social Sciences
    Print Document, Humanities and Social Sciences
    Subjects: Indigenous peoples, Discovery, Exploration

  • Arctic Geobotanical Atlas (University of Alaska)

    Available to all

    Collection of maps illustrating the distribution of vegetation in the Arctic.

    Collection(s): *** Maps, Atlases and Geospatial Data ***, Maps and Atlases, Circumpolar North
    Free - Open Access, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Alaska, Atlas, Maps, Geobotany, Vegetation

  • Arctic Health Publications Database

    Available to all

    Articles, reports, conference proceedings, and grey literature on the health of peoples of the North. Some publications are freely available.

    Collection(s): *** Databases ***, Health Sciences, *** First Peoples of the North ***, Databases
    Free - Open Access, Free - Reference only, Health Sciences
    Subjects: Indigenous peoples, Traditional medicine, Environmental health, Mental health, Food security

  • Arctic labyrinth : The quest for the Northwest Passage

    BAnQ | Laval | McGill (ebook)

    Ouvrage décrivant les nombreuses tentatives d'expéditions maritimes en vue de découvrir un passage menant de l'océan Atlantique à l'océan Pacifique. (Glyndwr Williams, Toronto, Viking Canada, 2009, 440 p.)

    Collection(s): *** General Public ***, Books, Exploration
    Print Document, Reserved Access, Humanities and Social Sciences
    Subjects: Northwest Passage, Exploration, John Franklin, Navigation, History
    Book cover "Arctic Labyrinth" (Williams, 2009)

  • Arctic Portal Library

    Available to all

    Collection of a thousand documents (books, articles, images, legal documents, etc.) published by the Arctic Council or the University of the Arctic, or as part of International Polar Year 2007-2008. A significant part of the collection is freely accessible.

    Collection(s): *** Databases ***, Natural Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences
    Free - Open Access, Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences
    Subjects: Indigenous peoples, Culture, Law, Education, Natural resources, Environmental sciences

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