By Barbara Kuipers
This annotated bibliography of greater than 2 hundred advised reference books has been compiled to aid public librarians, tuition library media experts, and lecturers in supplying fine quality, suitable nonfiction fabrics on American Indians. every one access has entire bibliographic info and exhibits topic zone and studying point. Annotations are long and speak about the strengths and weaknesses of every ebook and its capability use within the curriculum. moreover, a whole part is dedicated to standards for choosing books approximately American Indians that steer clear of stereotypes and make sure objectivity, and an easy-to-use list for comparing fabrics is included.
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Next, a discussion of evaluative criteria for choosing quality materials of reference value is provided. This section guides public and school library professionals in the selection of materials by providing carefully researched information on common problems, such as books with stereotypical or inaccurate information. Following this chapter, a two-page evaluative checklist is included for use in critiquing materials being considered for purchase. Using the checklist can promote the selection of materials that are meaningful, realistic, and accurately representative of American Indian culture.
Dialogue participants agreed that schools must begin to integrate Indian culture into the Basic Academic Competencies as well as subject-matter areas (American Indian Science & Engineering Society 1989, 2). Page 6 This report represents a consensus achieved at meetings of 150 Indian leaders, school administrators, teachers, parents, and students from eighty-seven tribes, with every major geographic region in the nation represented. Public libraries, more available to these young people during extended hours, can provide relevant cultural materials not available at home or school.
The statistics also mean that educators may have more Indian students in their classrooms than they realized. Despite the diversity and complexity of cultures and tribal affiliations, there are eight values basic to the social structure of most American Indian tribes. School and public library professionals should understand this basic value system to effectively select materials dealing with the American Indian because American Indian students in public, private, and government schools are the major consumers of these materials (Metoyer 1978, 16).