The American Indian Relief Council uses many resources to document the information presented on our website. We have first hand accounts from the Indian people we serve as well as newspapers, both Native American and main stream, and data obtained from well respected publications and research documents by noted authors. The following are some of the resources we have researched to provide an accurate and respectful look at the Indian people we work with and serve.
Indian Country Today
Standing Stone Media-a national publication
Todd County Tribune
Rosebud Reservation, Mission, SD
Wotanin Wowapi News
Ft. Peck Reservation, Poplar, MT
Navajo Reservation, Window Rock, AZ
Rapid City, SD
Reference Encyclopedia of the American Indian
10th Edition, Todd Publications
American Indians: A Guide to Today’s Questions
Second Edition Jack Utter
Tiller's Guide to Indian Country: Economic Profiles of American Indian Reservations
by Veronica V. Tiller (Editor), Veronica E. Tiller (Editor)
Education for Extinction: American Indians and the Boarding School Experience, 1875-1928
David Wallace Adams, Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kansas, 1995.
The Dove Always Cried: Narratives of Indian School Life, with Stories by Her Pupils
Marguerite Bigler Stoltz, Blacksburg, Virginia: Pocahontas Press, 1994.
Education and the American Indian: The Road to Self-Determination since 1928
Margaret Connell Szasz, 3rd. ed., rev. and enl. Albuquerque, New Mexico: University of New Mexico Press, 1999.
The Phoenix Indian School: Forced Assimilation in Arizona, 1891-1935
Robert A. Trennert, Jr. Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1988.