Resource Library & Bookstore


Cando ’s Resource Library maintains a collection of publications devoted to Indigenous economic development. The Resource Library carries a bookstore status that allows individuals to purchase books directly from Cando on a number of subjects, as well as Cando research publications.

General and specific topics cover areas in: economics and business, community economic development, leadership, corporate resources, and government relations.

Cando publishes the Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development and other relevant economic development publications. All Cando members receive a discount on publications purchased at the Cando bookstore.

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Here is a glimpse of some of the Cando publications available for purchase:

Ripples from the Zambezi:
Passion, Entrepreneurship, and the Rebirth of Local Economies

By Ernesto Sirolli
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From Violence to Blessing: How an Understanding
of Deep Rooted Conflict Can Open Paths to Reconciliation

By Vern Neufeld Redekop
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JAED Journal – Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development

The only journal of its kind in Canada, the Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development provides a view of economic development from a uniquely Aboriginal perspective. Learn more about JAED.


The History of the Métis of Willow Bunch

By Ron Rivard and Catherine Littlejohn
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Gambling with the Future:
The Evolution of Aboriginal Gaming in Canada

By Yale D. Belanger
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Walking in the Woods: A Métis Journey

By Herb Belcourt
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Dances with Dependency

By Calvin Helin
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