As 2020 comes to a close, many of us are working hard to concentrate on giving thanks for many blessings, while acknowledging our many privileges, and working to make a better world, where “better” is a very subjective term.

As a library we work hard to provide space to house a diverse treasure trove of stories and voices, but are always striving to improve our collection. Today, I wanted to take this space to make room for some stories about Thanksgiving, privileges, and histories of the land on which CML resides. We at CML have been honored to work with many organizations such as those listed below, and purchase books and resources from others like Oyate. Thank you ALL for sharing your stories: