Now on Display
Native American Heritage Month
November is Native American Heritage Month. �From the�Library of Congress maintained website dedicated to the month: "What started at the turn of the century as an effort to gain a day of recognition for the significant contributions the first Americans made to the establishment and growth of the U.S., has resulted in a whole month being designated for that purpose."
Come browse our display of writings by and about Native American women as well as resources for educators and librarians. �If you're looking for more ways to become involved on campus, visit the�Simmons Multicultural Affairs�page. �Make sure to also check out the Library�Multiculturalism�guide for more resources available to you online. �
Pictured: author Zitkala-Sa (1876-1938), image in public domain, accessed at�http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Zitkala-Sa.jpg.
Date Posted: November 1, 2011