American Indian & Alaska Native Heritage Month celebrates and recognizes the accomplishments of the peoples who were the original inhabitants, explorers, and settlers of the United States. This year's theme is Native Youth.

Horse Nation ImageFacts about American Indians
American Indian and Alaska Native Data and Links (Census Bureau)
American Indian and Alaska Native Populations (Census Bureau)
Fast Facts on Native American Youth and Indian Country (Center for Native American Youth)

Exhibits celebrating American Indian heritage
American Indian Heritage Teaching Resources (Smithsonian)
Edward S. Curtis's The North American Indian: Photographic Images (Library of Congress)
Images of Native Americans (Bancroft Library, UC Berkeley)
In Our Own Voice: Songs of American Indian Women (Smithsonian)
KQED Public Television Celebrates American Indian Heritage Month
National Museum of the American Indian: Online Exhibitions (Smithsonian)
Native American Heritage Month (Library of Congress)
A Song for the Horse Nation: Horses in Native American Cultures (Smithsonian)
Vanished Worlds, Enduring People (Cornell University Library)

American Indian websites
American Indian Movement
Indian Country Today (Oneida Nation of New York)
National Congress of American Indians