Staff Picks for July

It’s summer reading time! Drop into the branch to pick up some books to read on the beach, at the lake, or on campus. X̱wi7x̱wa staff have done the work of recommending them for you, too! If you want fiction… My Indian Summer by Joseph Kakwinokanasum Call number: YF K35 M9 2022 Recommended by Emma: […]

Salish 2Spirit Pride – July 31st!

For more details about this event please see here: June was Pride Month, and National Indigenous History month! Here are some resources to explore, both at X̱wi7x̱wa and online. Check out our Two-Spirit & Indigiqueer Research Guide. Research guides are tools created by librarians to help you begin the process of researching a topic. […]

Indigenous Traditional Governance Research Guide

We are happy to announce Xwi7xwa Library’s brand new research guide on Indigenous Traditional Governance is now live. Explore the full guide here. This guide was created to assist students, faculty, and the public in learning about and researching traditional governance. It includes tips for searching for information on traditional governance and highlights books, media, […]

Open House at Xwi7xwa Library: Celebrating 30 Years

On Thursday, May 25th, 2023, we are celebrating 30 years of Xwi7xwa Library. Come join us for an open house complete with cake and activities. All are welcome from 12PM – 3PM at the branch! Address: 1985 West Mall, Vancouver. When: Drop by anytime between 12pm – 3pm on Thursday May 25th. Make sure to […]

Ceremonial Fire – December 12

LOCATION: xʷc̓ ic̓ əsəm Garden, 3461 Ross Drive (Follow the signs at main gate) NEXT FIRE: December 12, 2023 – 1PM-4PM.