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Birchbark Books

From the New York Times:

Where to Find Native American Culture and a Good Read

The New York Times visited Birchbark Books & Native Arts in Minneapolis, owned by the National Book Award-winning novelist Louise Erdrich. Birchbark Books specializes in books and crafts by Native artists. Located near Kenwood Park in Minneapolis, the store is an important part of local literary culture!

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Finding Library Resources Near You

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Saint Paul Public Library

St. Paul Public Library has more than 42,000 ebooks and 300 audiobooks that you can check out online, including an extensive fiction collection. 

As a Macalester College student, you can use the college's address to sign up for an E-card to allow you to use online resources from the St. Paul Public Library at Once you've registered, you can borrow and download ebooks and audiobooks to view on an e-reader, computer, or mobile device. 

Local Resources and Organizations

A handful of links to local resources and organizations in the Twin Cities to kick-start your research process.