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If you are just beginning your research, try browsing through ArcticNet, a web site that brings together scientists and managers in the natural, human health and social sciences with their partners from Inuit organizations, northern communities, federal and provincial agencies and the private sector to study the impacts of climate change in the coastal Canadian Arctic.
Another excellent resource are the publications of the Centre for the North which is an initiative of the Conference Board of Canada. It's goal is to bring Aboriginal leaders, businesses, governments and community advocates together to identify challenges and opportunitites.
Click on the Databases tab for a list of more resouces for finding journal articles.
The Smithsonian's stunning Alaska Native Collections: includes virtual interpretive museum exhibits, aims to make vast Alaska and northeast Siberia collections in the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) and National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) accessible. The project was implemented by the Arctic Studies Center, a research program of NMNH's Department of Anthropology.
Tribal elders and representatives from source communities made a series of trips to Washington museums to provide cultural information about museum objects. Sharing Knowledge is organized around ten cultures: Iñupiaq, St. Lawrence Island Yup'ik, Northeast Siberian, Athabascan, Unangan, Sugpiaq, Eyak, Tlingit, Tsimshian, and Haida.
Proquest Illustrata: Natural Sciences - is a database of searchable tables, figures, graphs, charts and other illustrations from the scholarly research and technical literature.
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