LibGuides

Use the Research Guides provided to explore resources related to your topic of research, interest, or course assignment.
 
 
JUNE
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In June, we celebrate National Indigenous History Month to honour the history, heritage and diversity of Indigenous peoples in Canada.
National Indigenous History Month
summer solstice indigenous virtual festival
National Indigenous Peoples Day
 
These films for high-school learners include stories from directors Christine WelshAlanis ObomsawinDennis AllenTasha Hubbard, Sara Roque, and Bobby Kenuajuak, as well as the series Second Stories from Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, and others from across Canada.
 
Metis Rhythms (Video 2.51min Parks Canada) – interview & demonstration

CBC indigenous books

Use the Sora app, login (if you forget, check in the VLE Learning Commons>Resources>Content>Reading) and search "Indigenous") to check out these books, along with many others...
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LGBTQ2 Pride Month
 
June is nationally recognized as pride month in Canada. Many institutions and organizations, including our Nation’s Parliament, fly the pride flag as a celebration of diversity. 
 
Pride History in Canada
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Use the Sora app, login (if you forget, check in the VLE Learning Commons>Resources>Content>Reading) and search "LGBTQ") to check out these books, along with many others...
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There are many places to find information for your school assignments.
If you have a public library card, you can find even more information!
Use catalogues to find print material at the library; use online subscription databases to search for books, reference materials, newspapers, academic journals, podcasts and much more! If you're searching the Web, be sure to search for authoritative and reliable sites and be sure to cite your sources!


 SMHS Library, search our databases (in your VLE toolkit) and our catalogue

Oxford County Library 

Woodstock Public Library

London Public Library

Fanshawe College Library

University of Western Ontario Libraries