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Subject Guide for the Navajo Language

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Welcome to the Navajo Language Resource Guide!

This subject guide was designed to help students, faculty, and researchers at the University of New Mexico access and utilize relevant educational resources about the Navajo Language. This guide will help you find information including books, articles, media, data, web resources, along with suggested databases and a list of keywords and search topics.


Subjects & Keywords

Search library resources using some of these subjects and keywords:

  • Navajo language
  • Diné OR Dine language
  • Native language AND education
  • Language preservation
  • Language revitalization

More Subjects & Search Terms

Language Learning:

Athabaskan languages

Diné language

Language instruction

Linguistic minorities -- Education

Native language AND education

Navajo AND language attrition

Navajo language -- conversation and phrase books

Navajo language -- dictionaries -- English

Navajo language immersion

Navajo language AND literacy

Navajo language -- readers

Navajo language -- study & teaching

Navajo language -- texts


Language Preservation:

Language acquisition

Language conservation

Language maintenance

Language revival -- America


People and History:

Navajo (North American people)

Navajo code talkers

Navajo language AND History


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