Acknowledgment of the Land

St. Lawrence College is situated on the traditional lands of the Anishinaabe and Haudenosaunee peoples. May we always be grateful to live and learn on these lands.

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A note about Library cataloguing and vocabulary

SLC Libraries acknowledge that there is much work to be done to Indigenize and decolonize library content and systems. The library collections contain both historical and current sources, and as such include historical language, vocabulary and terminology. A provincial project is currently underway to thoughtfully re-catalogue and revise system descriptions and metadata, including Library of Congress subject headings, related to Indigenous materials. 

To learn more about Indigenous style and terminology, consider consulting these guides:

Indigenous Inclusion

Visit the Indigenous Inclusion toolkit in The Learning Portal. Explore ways to include indigenous topics in your teaching, subject headings to use when searching, and a list of contacts at your college.

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