From the Ground Up: Establishing a Library and Archives

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In this presentation, Alissa Cherry, Consultant / Research Manager, P'egp'ig'lha Council / Audrey & Harry Hawthorn Library & Archives at the Museum of Anthropology of the University of British Columbia and Morning Star Padilla, Graduate Student (MASLIS) / Student Assistant / P'egp'ig'lha Information Centre Project Assistant at UBC School of Archival, Library, and Information Studies and Audrey & Harry Hawthorn Library & Archives, Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia / P'egp'ig'lha Council, discuss the challenges, successes, and lessons learned by the P'egp'ig'lha Council of the T'it'q'et community within the St'át'imc Nation to establish a Centre in which to organize information resources in a centralized location to support governance decisions and community programs. This session was part of the ATALM annual conference held in Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico, on October 10-13, 2017.