Educational Resources

(note: these links are provided as a cross-section of resources and information and are not necessarily endorsed by Engage North or the University of Alberta)

University of Alberta

Partner Organizations and Related Information

Hamlet of Pangnirtung – Partner for our pilot internships

Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami – National Inuit organization in Canada

Nunatsiaq News – News from Nunavut and Nunavik

“Inuit Country”  – Feature story in Canadian Dimension

Dene Tha’ First Nation – Official Dene Tha’ First Nation website

Beaver First Nation – Official Beaver First Nation website

Yellowknives Dene First Nation – Official Yellowknives First Nation website

Print Resources

Brody, Hugh. The Other Side of Eden: Hunters, Farmers and the Shaping of the World. Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, 2000.


Kulchyski, Peter. Like the Sound of a Drum: Aboriginal Cultural Politics in Denendeh and Nunavut. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 2005.


Stories from Pangnirtung. Edmonton: Hurtig Publishers, 1976.


Hankins, Gerald W. Sunrise Over Pagnirtung: The Story of Otto Schaefer, M.D. Calgary: The Arctic Institute of North America, 2000.


Nuvisavik: The Place Where We Weave. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2002.


Ridington, Robin and Ridington, Jillian. When you Sing It Now, Just Like New: First Nations Poetics, Voices, and Representations, University of Nebraska Press, 2006.


Blondin, George. Yamoria The Lawmaker: Stories of the Dene. Edmonton: NeWest Publichers Limited, 1997.