Aboriginal Education

Aboriginal Education Department Guide

Library Resources 

  • 323.1 Civil and political rights of non-dominant groups
  • 970.004 North American Native Peoples
  • 970.1 North American Native People
  • 970.3 Specific Native People
  • 970.4 Native Peoples in specific places in North America
  • 970.5 Government relations with North American native peoples

See also Aboriginal Resources under the Resource Lists tab of the library catalog.

See also Aboriginal Resources under the Resource Lists tab of the library catalog.


The following services are provided by the library:

  • Open 8:00am to 4:00pm, Monday to Friday
  • 15 computers available for students
  • Photocopying
  • Printing (max 5 pages per day free)
  • Scanning
  • iPads
  • Laptops
  • Digital Cameras
  • Project Supply Centre
  • Information and tutorial resources available on our website northsurreylibrary.com include: Study Smart, Taking Notes, Organization & Time Management, Critical Thinking, Writing, Science and Math help, Group Work, Presentations, How to Research, Citing Sources, In-Text Citations and more.
  • Also through the library website under You Are the Library, you will find information and tutorials on Critical Thinking, Digital Citizenship, Inquiry Learning, Using the Library, Research Methodology and 21st Century Literacies. 


How to start your research assignment, go to northsurreylibrary.com >Research Toolkit  >Research Process

Online Databases available through the Library:

  • Canadian Student Research Centre
  • Canadian Points of View

*You can search by subject, or search within specific journals.

For more information on using online databases, go to northsurreylibrary.com >You Are The Library >Online Databases

*Access quality websites through the Library Catalog using Webpath Express. Go to northsurreylibrary.com >Research Toolkit >Worldbook Online & Webpath Express

*Some useful links to information on Canada’s Aboriginal People:

The Canadian Encyclopedia – Aboriginal People


First Nations People of British Columbia http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/abed/map.htm

A History of Residential Schools in Canada


Gateway to Aboriginal Heritage


First Peoples of Canada


Abbotsford School District Resources


Surrey School District Aboriginal Resources Centre