Tuesday, May 29, 2012

National Reconciliation Week, May 27 - June 3


 






National Reconciliation Week is held annually from 27 May to 3 June, and is a time to celebrate and build on the respectful relationships shared by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and other Australians.

For 2012, Reconciliation Australia is inviting everyone to join the reconciliation conversation and reflect on our shared histories, contributions and achievements.

The website has a great collection of resources designed to get Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians involved. You can:
Your CSU Library has a great collection of books and films on Indigenous Australian history and culture. Check out the following blog postings for lists of these holdings.
http://yourlibrarycsu.blogspot.com/2010/07/spotlight-on-indigenous-resources.html
http://yourlibrarycsu.blogspot.com/2009/12/new-ebooks-for-indigenous-studies.html
http://yourlibrarycsu.blogspot.com/2008/07/naidoc-week.html
 

You can find resources on the apology to the stolen generation from the database - TV News. There is also Indigenous Studies Journal Databases, where you can search for unique and amazing culture and history of Indigenous Australia.

You may also like to visit the Library page on Information for Indigenous Students to find key resources, Library services and facilities available.

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