This guide will assist you to find resources related to Indigenous literature. It includes information on how to find books, journal articles, literary criticism and provides links to web sites and other resources that might be useful to your research.
What is Omni?
Omni is the library search tool used to find items in Queen's Libraries and our partner libraries, as well to access articles and other electronic resources.
Discover the features of Omni in our quick guide.
Detailed information about how to search Omni is available in the Omni Search Tips guide.
Before you start your search, keep in mind that over the years various names have been used to refer to Indigenous Peoples in Canada and other Indigenous groups around the world.
Any of the following terms could be used in your search: Indian, Indigenous, Aboriginal, First Nations, Native peoples and nation name, e.g. Cree..
More commonly in use now is the term Indigenous. In Canada, Indigenous Peoples collectively refers to First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples.
For more information, check our Terminology page.