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Kumeyaay Studies: Introduction

About This Guide

The purpose of this guide is to provide resources on the history, language, and culture about the indigenous people of San Diego, the Kumeyaay/Diegueño.

Included in this guide are resources in books and media in the Cuyamaca College Library collection, as well as websites and local museums.

Resources in this guide can be used for the following courses:

  • HIST 132 - Kumeyaay History I: Precontact-1900
  • HIST 133 - Kumeyaay History II: 1900-Present
  • HUM 116 -  Kumeyaay Arts and Culture
  • NAKY 120 - Kumeyaay I
  • NAKY 121 - Kumeyaay II
  • NAKY 220 - Kumeyaay III
  • BIO 132 - Cultural Ethnobotany

Click on link to the Kumeyaay Community College website to see Kumeyaay courses taught at that location and at Cuyamaca College.

Click on link to Marketing Communication on "Cuyamaca College to offer associate degree in Kumeyaay Studies".

The Kumeyaay Nation

Kumeyaay / Diegueño Books in the Library