The first stage of the journey of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (TRC) is now complete. As of December 18 2015, the TRC offices are closed, but the journey of Truth and Reconciliation is far from over.

The work of the TRC has now been transferred to the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation. Locate a print copy of the summary of the final report in our catalogue.


Indigenous Canada - Open Online Course (U. of Alberta)

Indigenous Canada is a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) from the Faculty of Native Studies that explores Indigenous histories and contemporary issues in Canada presented by the University of Alberta.

June 2021 #IndigenousReads Campaign

Halfbreed by Maria Campbell

The Marrow Thieves by Cherie Dimaline

Moon of the Crusted Snow: A Novel by Waubgeshig Rice

Sweetest Kulu by Celina Kalluk

Tea and Bannock Stories: First Nations Community of Poetic Voices by Multiple authors

Written as I Remember It - Teachings (Ɂəms tɑɁɑw) from the Life of a Sliammon Elder by Elsie Paul, with Davis McKenzie, Paige Raibmon and Harmony Johnson - Request a copy through Inter-library loan

Other Online Resources 

Learn about inspiring Indigenous peoples who have helped shape Canadian history.

Check out these reading suggestions to learn more about National Indigenous History Month through reading.

Let your audio education begin by listening in to these audio suggestions in commemoration of National Indigenous History Month 2021 and National Indigenous Peoples Day.

Be inspired by conversation, history and culture through creative visual storytelling to commemorate National Indigenous History Month 2021 and National Indigenous Peoples Day.

Check out these creative and interactive resources to help you get involved and learn more about National Indigenous History Month.

For more information on First Nations, Inuit and Métis-led virtual activities, please visit the official pages for National Indigenous Organizations:

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