Skip to Main Content
Research Guides

Arctic & Northern Studies: Nunatsiavut (Newfoundland & Labrador)

American & Canadian Studies, European Studies, International Studies, Arctic, Canada, Canadian Studies, Northern Studies

Quick Context

Nunatsiavut is an Inuit regional government in the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador. The Nunatsiavut government has authority over many central governance areas including health, education, culture and language, justice, and community matters. Nunatsiavut was created in 2005 as part of the lands claim agreement between the Labrador Inuit, the Government of Canada, and the province of Newfoundland & Labrador.

Map of Nunatsiavut communities

Government documents

Recommended books @ UW Libraries

The UW Libraries has several resources dealing with Nunatsiavut. Selected titles are listed below; additional books can be found by searching for nunatsiavut in UW Libraries Search.

Books, Media, Newspapers

Article Indexes & Research Databases