FIRST NATION PUBLIC LIBRARIES

ABOUT FIRST NATIONS COMMUNITIES READ

Program Objectives:
Through title selections, other recommendations, and creators’ tours, in First Nation communities and beyond, First Nation Communities Read:

  • encourages family literacy, intergenerational storytelling, and intergenerational information sharing;
  • increases awareness of the relevance and importance of First Nation, Métis, and Inuit writing, illustration, and publishing;
  • promotes the publication, sharing, and understanding of First Nation, Métis, and Inuit voices and experiences;
  • increases awareness and sales of the titles it honours.

Contact Us

For assistance with any of our services to First Nations libraries, please contact Nancy Cooper, Library Consultant.