Below are a few of the books held by Marian dealing with Great Lakes Native American tribes. For e-books , see the Online Resources tab above.
If you find a book through the catalog that looks helpful, but Marian University doesn't own it, don't worry! Simply request it through interlibrary loan (ILL). If you found the item in our catalog, you request it right there by clicking "Request It" or "Get It." Otherwise, you can request directly through your ILL account. If you need help setting up an ILL account, you can follow the account creation walkthrough that's linked on this ILL FAQ page.
The library's collection of physical books is organized by Library of Congress call numbers--a combination of letters and numbers that classify the book by its subject and ensures that books with similar subjects are near each other. The Library of Congress provides an in-depth list of the call number breakdowns here. Below are some call number categories and ranges you can browse in our collection, listed by subject.
E51-73 Pre-Columbian America. The Indians
E75-99 Indians of North America
E81-83 Indian wars
E99 Indian tribes and cultures
GN301-674 Ethnology. Social and cultural anthropology
GN357-367 Culture and cultural processes
GN406-517 Cultural traits, customs, and institutions
GN537-674 Ethnic groups and races
GN550-674 By region or country