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By: University of Minnesota | Added: 1-24-2012 9:52 AM

The Ojibwe People's DIctionary is a searchable, talking Ojibwe-English dictionary that features the voices of Ojibwe speakers. It is a gateway into the Ojibwe collections at the Minnesota Historical Society. Along with detailed Ojibwe language entries and voices, you will find beautiful cultural items, photographs, and excerpts from relevant historical documents. Whenever possible, examples of documents in the Ojibwe language are included.

By: School Tube | Updated: 1-24-2012 9:57 AM

Visit the Naytahwaush Community Charter School's School Tube site filled with videos of children learning their language, culture & traditions.

By: International Linguistics Community Online | Added: 1-24-2012 10:04 AM

Comprehensive list of learning resources for Ojibwe prepared for the SSILA Learning Aids files by Rand Valentine who teaches linguistics and Ojibwe at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. The dialects covered include a variety of Algonquin, Anishinaabemowin, and Ojibwe. ** dated Aug, 2008.

Added: 1-24-2012 10:08 AM

A tiny, independent bookstore located in Minneapolis, MN provides a locus for Native intellectual life. Native owned, this cozy neighborhood bookstore has online ordering. They find and stock the very best in children's books, with a special emphasis on Native American titles.

Added: 1-24-2012 10:14 AM

The Indigenous Language Institute provides vital language related services to Native communities so that their individual identities, traditional wisdom and values are passed on to future generations in their original languages. The website features a variety of resources for a few different indigenous languages.

By: Culture & Traditions | Added: 1-24-2012 10:17 AM

Culture & Traditions by Cultural Advisor, Lee Staples. See Lee talk about pow wows and learn about Mille Lacs Reservation's 11 ceremonial drums.

By: Ahow Ndinawemaaganag, Anishinaabemodaa! | Added: 1-24-2012 10:26 AM

Enjoy watching the YouTube videos as he practices Anishinaabemowin.

By: David Thorstad | Added: 1-24-2012 10:31 AM

Thorstad spoke with Ojibwe professor and author Anton Treuer to address the question "What is Ojibwe literature?". The answer is not necessarily obvious, and, as in so many other things involving Ojibwe language and culture, has several dimensions. Read Treuer's response, in both the Ojibwe language and English.

Added: 9-26-2011 8:35 AM

This site has an abundance of information, including an Introduction to the Ojibwe Language.

By: Featuring the Ojibwa Language | Added: 9-19-2011 1:32 PM

Great site with an abundance of information for various Tribes, languages, and native cultures in the US.

Added: 9-07-2011 1:57 PM

Bob Goulais shares an interesting article titled "Restoring Anishinaabe Culture takes Faith" featured here in Anishinaabe Blog.

Added: 9-07-2011 2:01 PM

A nice site to find information on the Nipissing First Nation (Canada), by Bob Goulais.

Added: 7-01-2011 2:46 PM

This site from our Candian neighbors, Couchiching First Nation, is an excellent learning resource using the double vowel system - "The Anishinaabemowin Learning Project".

Added: 6-29-2011 1:20 PM

Filled with culture, facts, history, language, legends and more!

Added: 6-26-2011 7:59 PM

A great collection of stories, information, poems, prayers, and more.

Added: 6-26-2011 8:16 PM

Kenny Neganigwane Pheasant grew up on the Wikwemikong Reservation in South Bay, Ontario, Canada speaking Anishinaabemowin. As an adult, Kenny’s love of his native language has only intensified, and he has devoted his life to teaching it to others from the elementary to the college level.

Added: 6-26-2011 8:32 PM

This is a good site with a variety of resources including stories, legends, language, and more.

Added: 6-26-2011 1:42 PM

Ojibwemowin Zagaswe'idiwin (Ojibwe Language Society) is dedicated to the revitalization and preservation of the Ojibwe language. This language group has a long history, originally created in 2001.

Added: 6-26-2011 1:45 PM

This YouTube video was created as an introduction to the Ojibwe language.

Updated: 6-26-2011 12:47 PM

The Minnesota Indian Affairs Council, a Volunteer Working Group along with language experts from across Minnesota, released this report in 2011 on Dakota and Ojibwe Language revitalization and Preservation in Minnesota. Ten directives set by the MN State Legislature were addressed in the report, resulting in: a reliable picture of the status of Dakota and Ojibwe languages and of current efforts to revitalize Minnesota's Indigenous languages, the identification of best practices for addressing language revitalization, the identification of barriers to successful language revitalization, and recommendations for action that can be taken by Tribal Governments, the Minnesota Legislature and the State Department of Education to remove obstacles and advance the cause of language revitalization.

Added: 6-26-2011 1:26 PM

A good site for Culture, Art, History, Language & People

Added: 6-26-2011 1:30 PM

A good site focusing on language and culture with many links included.

Added: 6-26-2011 1:34 PM

Allen Aslan Heart, dream-catcher weaver, storyteller, drummer and a "Kokopelli" dream-dancer of the Seventh Fire shares many stories and much wisdoms on this site. He shares his story and the wisdoms that he has been taught from experiences on this site.

Added: 6-26-2011 1:36 PM

Sonny Smart's work is narrated by Amik O Gahbow in the YouTube video. Hear them speak the language and give a couple lessons on learning the language.

Added: 6-26-2011 1:48 PM

This site has a good video talking about the importance of revitalizing the Ojibwe language. This Tribe actually has an entire department within their organizational structure - dedicated to language revitalization.

Added: 6-26-2011 1:52 PM

A great documentary created by Twin Cities Public television. Take a view inside two Ojibwe immersion schools: Niigaane Ojibwemowin Immersion School on the Leech Lake Reservation near Bena, Minnesota and the Waadookodaading Ojibwe Language Immersion Charter School on the Lac Courte Oreilles Reservation.

Updated: 6-26-2011 1:56 PM

Great videos and some more ideas for labeling Ojibwe words around your house. With some good links for more resources.

Added: 6-26-2011 2:01 PM

Good site for cultural teachings, including stories and traditions.

Added: 6-23-2011 3:19 PM

This is an excellent resource showcasing authors and books that can be sorted by specific Tribe.

Added: 6-20-2011 2:17 PM

Little River Band of Ottawa Indians has a very useful site with a variety of educational materials for learning the language. Anishinaabe Fun & Games includes songs, puzzles, and games. History and cultural resources are included.

Updated: 6-26-2011 12:49 PM

Wikipedia (the free enclopedia) has an interesting search function if you are looking for specific details of the Ojibwe language.

Added: 6-20-2011 2:19 PM

Weshki has an awesome site with grammar, dictionary, lessons, materials and additional links.

Added: 6-20-2011 2:20 PM

The Fond du Lac Reservation has a nice page differentiating various dialects with color coding. Numbers, money, time, and educational information is included.

Added: 6-20-2011 2:20 PM

Native Languages of the Americas includes over 2000 pages of language information, articles, and links.

Added: 6-20-2011 2:21 PM

James Vukelich with the University of Minnesota has lessons with supplemental matierals including multiple choice questions and flashcards. James also publishes information for Anishinaabe Academy which includes vocabulary lists, flashcards and podcasts.

Added: 6-20-2011 2:26 PM

Eric Mathieu wrote "The Syntax of Abstract and Concrete Finals in OJibwe" for the University of Ottawa.

Updated: 12-02-2011 10:15 AM

James Evans, a Wesleyan missionary working at Norway House in Hudson's Bay, invented a syllabary for the Ojibwe language in about 1840. He had tried to produce a Latin-Based orthography for Ojibwe, but eventually gave up and came up with a syllabary, based partly on Pitman shorthand.