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Geography of the North

Biology of the North

Books

Fogg, G. (1998) The Biology of Polar Habitats. Oxford University Press. ISBN: 0198549539

Henry, D. (2002) Canada's Boreal Forest. Smithsonian Institution Press. ISBN: 1588340570

Mel'nikov, I. (1997) The Arctic Sea Ice Ecosystem. Gordon and Breach Publishing. ISBN: 2919875043

Journals

Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research

Polar Biology
Available through AU Library electronic databases.

Websites

Boreal Songbird Initiative

Canada's Polar Life

Institute of Arctic Biology

History of the North

Books

Abel, K., & Coates, K. (Eds.) (2001) Northern Visions: New Perspectives on the North in Canadian History. Broadview Press. ISBN: 1551114011

Bastedo, J. (1994) Shield Country: Life and Times of the Oldest Piece of the Planet. Arctic Institute of North America. ISBN: 0919034799

Coates, K., & Morrison, W. (Eds.) (1996) The Historiography of the Provincial Norths. Lakehead University Press. ISBN: 1895939186

Crowe, K. (1991) A History of the Original Peoples of Northern Canada. McGill-Queens University Press. ISBN: 0773508805

Holland, C. (1994) Arctic Exploration and Development. Garland Publishing. ISBN: 08246486

Officer, C., & Page, J. (2001) A Fabulous Kingdom: The Exploration of the Arctic. Oxford University Press. ISBN: 0195123824

Journals

Canadian Journal of History
Available through AU Library electronic databases and in print.

Websites

Archeology in Arctic North America

All Things Arctic: Arctic Exploration and History

Arctic Studies Center Resources

Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami

Canadian Historical Association

Northern Aboriginal Culture

Books

Magocsi, P. (Ed.) (2002) Aboriginal Peoples of Canada: A Short Introduction. University of Toronto Press. ISBN: 0802084699

Oosten, J., & Remie, C. (Eds.) (1999) Arctic Identities: Continuity and Change in Inuit and Saami Societies.  Universiteit Leiden. ISBN: 9057890208

Journals

Canadian Journal of Native Studies
Available through AU Library electronic databases and in print.

Etudes Inuit Studies

Inuktitut
Available through AU Library electronic databases and in print.

Websites

Canadian Arctic Profiles: Indigenous People

Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami

Aboriginal Community Listings:

Northwest Territories

Yukon

Nunavut

Northern Environmental Issues

Books

Bone, R. (2003) The Geography of the Canadian North: Issues and Challenges (second edition). Oxford University Press. ISBN: 0195418204

Nuttal, M., & Callaghan, T. (2000) The Arctic: Environment, People, Policy. Harwood Academic Press. ISBN: 9058230872

Wohlforth, C. (2004) The Whale and the Supercomputer: On The Northern Front of Climate Change. North Point Press. ISBN: 0865476594

Woodin, S., & Marquiss, M. (1997) Ecology of Arctic Environments. Blackwell Science. ISBN: 0632042184

Journals

Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research

Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America

Northern Perspectives
Available through AU Library electronic databases and in print.

The Northern Review
Available through AU Library electronic databases.

Websites

Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme

Canadian Arctic Resources Committee

Churchill Northern Studies Centre

Climate Change North

Indigenous Peoples and Sustainable Development in the Canadian Arctic

The Arctic Science and Technology Information System

WWF Arctic Programme

Northern Resource Management

Books

Burton, P. (Ed.) (2003) Towards Sustainable Management of the Boreal Forest. NRC Research Press. 0660187620

Chastko, P. (2004) Developing Alberta's Oil Sands: From Karl Clark to Kyoto. University of Calgary Press. 1552381242

Meredith, G. (2004) Canada's Northern Diamonds: From Rocks to Riches. Northern Ink, Ltd. 0973558105

Mitchell, B. (Ed.) (2004) Resource and Environmental Management in Canada: Addressing Conflict and Uncertainty (third edition). Oxford University Press. 0195418093

Journals

BC Journal of Ecosystems & Management

Journal of Applied Environmental Planning and Management
Available through AU Library electronic databases.

Journal of Environmental Management
Available through AU Library electronic databases.

Websites

Alberta Oil Sands Information Service

Canadian Arctic Resources Committee

Canadian Forest Service Northern Forestry Centre

Northwest Corridor Development Corporation

Oil and Gas in Canada's North

Sierra Club: Mackenzie Valley Pipeline and Alberta Oil Sands

Updated September 12 2016 by Student & Academic Services

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