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  1. Databases
  2. Digitized Microforms
  3. Electronic Collection
  4. Open Data
  5. Research Aids
  6. Thematic Guides
  7. Virtual Exhibitions

Databases

  1. Acts of Divorce, 1841-1968
  2. AMICUS - Canadian National Catalogue
  3. ArchiviaNet: On-line Research Tool (Archived)
  4. AVITUS - Directory of Canadian Genealogical Resources
  5. Biophil - Stamp Creators (Archived)
  6. Births, Marriages and Deaths Recorded in Canada
  7. Black Loyalist Refugees, 1782-1807- Port Roseway Associates
  8. Board of Guardians
  9. Cabinet Conclusions
  10. Canada Gazette: A Nation's Chronicle (Database) (Archived)
  11. Canadian Directories: Who Was Where
  12. Canadian Feature Film Database
  13. Canadian Illustrated News: Images in the News, 1869-1883
  14. Canadian Mail Order Catalogues
  15. Canadian Music Periodical Index
  16. Canadian Olympians (Archived)
  17. Canadian Patents, 1869-1919
  18. Canadian Poetry Audio Archives (Database)
  19. Canadian Post Office Publications
  20. Canadian Postal Archives (Archived)
  21. Catalogue of Census Returns on Microfilm 1666-1901
  22. Census of Lower Canada, 1825
  23. Census of Lower Canada, 1831
  24. Census of 1842, Canada East
  25. Census of 1842, Canada West
  26. Census of 1851 (Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia)
  27. Census of 1861
  28. Census of 1870, Manitoba
  29. Census of Canada, 1871
  30. Federal Census of 1871 (Ontario)
  31. Census of Canada, 1881
  32. Census of Canada, 1891
  33. Census of Canada, 1901
  34. Census of the Northwest Provinces, 1906
  35. Census of Canada, 1911
  36. Census of the Prairie Provinces, 1916
  37. Census of 1921 (Available from Ancestry.ca)
  38. Citizenship and Naturalization Records
  39. Citizenship Registration Records, 1851-1945 - Montreal Circuit Court
  40. Courts-martial of the First World War
  41. Diaries of William Lyon Mackenzie King
  42. Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online
  43. Directory of Special Collections of Research Value in Canadian Libraries (Archived)
  44. Disc-O-Logue
  45. Documentary Art (Archived)
  46. Electronic Collection: A Virtual Collection of Monographs and Periodicals
  47. Faces of the Second World War
  48. Federal Publication Locator
  49. Film, Video and Sound
  50. French-Canadian Newspapers: An Essential Historical Source (1808-1919) (Database) (Archived)
  51. Gaspé Land Commission. List of names of claimants (1819-1825)
  52. Government of Canada Files (Archived)
  53. Government of Canada Web Archive
  54. History of the Book in Canada (Archived)
  55. Home Children
  56. Home Children Immigration Records
  57. Images Canada
  58. Immigrant Diaries and Guides - Moving Here, Staying Here. The Canadian Immigrant Experience (Archived)
  59. Immigrants at Grosse Île Quarantine Station, 1832-1937
  60. Immigrants before 1865
  61. Immigrants from China
  62. Immigrants from the Russian Empire, 1898-1922
  63. Immigrants Sponsored by the Montreal Emigrant Society, 1832
  64. Index to Federal Royal Commissions
  65. Indian Affairs Annual Reports, 1864-1990
  66. Indian Reserves - Western Canada
  67. Land Petitions of Lower Canada (1764-1841)
  68. Lower Canada Land Petitions
  69. Loyalists
  70. Loyalists in the Maritimes — Ward Chipman Muster Master's Office, 1777–1785
  71. Marriage Bonds, 1779-1858 - Upper and Lower Canada
  72. Merrilees Transportation Collection - Canada, by Train (Database)
  73. Microform Digitization
  74. Military Medals, Honours and Awards, 1812–1969
  75. Naskapi Lexicon (Archived)
  76. Naturalization Records, 1828-1850 - Upper Canada and Canada West
  77. Naturalization Records, 1915-1951
  78. North West Mounted Police (NWMP) - Personnel Records, 1873-1904
  79. Orders-in-Council
  80. Passageways True Tales of Adventure for Young Explorers (Archived)
  81. Passenger Lists
  82. Passenger Lists and Border Entries, 1925-1935 - Nominal Indexes
  83. Passenger Lists for the Port of Quebec City, 1865-1900
  84. Passenger Lists, 1865-1922
  85. Passports
  86. Pathfinders and Passageways: The Exploration of Canada (Archived)
  87. Philatelic Bibliography (Archived)
  88. Philatelic Library (Archived)
  89. Philatis - Postal Archives (Archived)
  90. Photographs (Archived)
  91. Photographs: Canadian Nurses (Archived)
  92. Photographs: War Records-Manufacturing (WRM) Series - National Film Board of Canada
  93. PIKA: Canadian Children's Literature Database (Archived)
  94. Post Offices and Postmasters
  95. Prime Ministers' Fonds (Archived)
  96. Private Archives and Colonial Records (Archived)
  97. Project Naming (Database)
  98. Public Opinion Research Reports
  99. Railway Employees (Employees Provident Fund)
  100. Rare Book Illustrations, Before 1800
  101. Red and Black Series (Archived)
  102. RPM
  103. Second World War Service Files: Canadian Armed Forces War Dead
  104. Service Files of the Royal Canadian Navy, 1910-1941 - Ledger Sheets
  105. Sheet Music from Canada's Past
  106. Ship Registration Index
  107. Sir John A. Macdonald: Canada’s Patriot Statesman (Database)
  108. Soldiers of the First World War - Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF)
  109. South African War, 1899-1902 - Service Files, Medals and Land Applications
  110. The Evidence Web (Archived)
  111. The Evidence Web - Browse Themes (Archived)
  112. Theses Canada Portal
  113. Treaties, Surrenders and Agreements
  114. UFOs: The Search for the Unknown (Database)
  115. Upper Canada Land Board (1765-1804)
  116. Upper Canada Land Petitions (1763-1865)
  117. Virtual Gramophone: Canadian Historical Sound Recordings
  118. War Diaries of the First World War (Archived)
  119. Western Land Grants (1870-1930)

Digitized Microforms

  1. Border Entries
  2. Border Entry, 1908-1918 (Archived)
  3. Border Entry, 1925-1935 (Archived)
  4. Border Entry, Form 30, 1919-1924 (Archived)
  5. British Military and Naval Records (RG 8, C Series) - Documents (Archived)
  6. British Military and Naval Records (RG 8, C Series) - Index only (Archived)
  7. Census of Canada, 1871 (Archived)
  8. Census of the Prairie Provinces, 1916 (Archived)
  9. Circumstances of Death Registers, First World War (Archived)
  10. Commonwealth War Graves Registers, First World War (Archived)
  11. Heir and Devisee Commission
  12. Ocean Arrivals, Form 30A, 1919-1924 (Archived)
  13. Passenger Lists: Eastern U.S. Ports (1925-1935) (Archived)
  14. Passenger Lists: Halifax (1925-1935) (Archived)
  15. Passenger Lists: Montreal (1925-1935) (Archived)
  16. Passenger Lists: New York (1925-1935) (Archived)
  17. Passenger Lists: North Sydney (1925-1935) (Archived)
  18. Passenger Lists: Quebec City (1925-1935) (Archived)
  19. Passenger Lists: Saint John (1925-1935) (Archived)
  20. Passenger Lists: Vancouver and Victoria (1925-1935) (Archived)
  21. School Files Series - 1879-1953 (RG10) (Archived)
  22. Sir John Thompson fonds - Diary and other material (Archived)
  23. Sir John Thompson fonds - Letterbooks (Archived)
  24. Sir John Thompson fonds - Letters received (Archived)
  25. Upper Canada Land Books
  26. Upper Canada Land Petitions (1763-1865) (Archived)
  27. Upper Canada Sundries
  28. Veterans Death Cards: First World War (Archived)
  29. War of 1812: Board of Claims for Losses, 1813-1848, RG 19 E5A (Archived)
  30. War of 1812: Lower Canada Nominal Rolls and Paylists, RG 9 1A7 (Archived)
  31. War of 1812: Miscellaneous Records (Archived)
  32. War of 1812: Upper Canada Returns, Nominal Rolls and Paylists, RG 9 1B7 (Archived)

Electronic Collection

  1. All About Maps (Archived)
  2. Anti-slavery Issues in Canada, 1830-1870: A Selective Bibliography (Archived)
  3. Arctic Exploration and the Search for the Northwest Passage (Archived)
  4. Beyond the Letters: A Retrospective of Canadian Alphabet Books (Archived)
  5. Canada at Scale: Maps of Our History (Archived)
  6. Canada's Constitutional Evolution (Archived)
  7. Canada's Digital Collections (Archived)
  8. Canadian Private Presses (Archived)
  9. Canadian War Artists (Archived)
  10. Celebrating Dayal Kaur Khalsa (Archived)
  11. Claude Champagne Virtual Exhibition (Archived)
  12. Critical Acclaim: Portaits from the National Archives of Canada (Archived)
  13. Cultivating Canadian Gardens: The History of Gardening in Canada (Archived)
  14. Engine of Immortality: Canadian Newspapers from 1752 Until Today (Archived)
  15. Finding Out About Native Canadian Women Writers Published in English (Archived)
  16. Gabrielle Roy (Archived)
  17. Guardians of the North: The National Superhero in Canadian Comic-Book Art (Archived)
  18. Guide to Canadian Labour History Resources (Archived)
  19. Guide to Canadian Political Science Resources: Federal Institutions and their Structure (Archived)
  20. Heroes of Lore and Yore: Canadian Heroes in Fact and Fiction (Archived)
  21. Impressions: 250 Years of Printing in the Lives of Canadians (Archived)
  22. In Memory of HM Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother (Archived)
  23. Karsh Masterworks: Atribute (Archived)
  24. Legends in Life and Art: The Portrait Photography of Roloff Beny (Archived)
  25. New Wave Canada: Coach House Press and the Small Press Movement in English Canada in the 1960s (Archived)
  26. On the Job: A Century of Canadians at Work (Archived)
  27. Oscar Peterson: A Jazz Sensation (Archived)
  28. Out of This World: Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy (Archived)
  29. Page by Page: Creating a Children's Book (Archived)
  30. Passages: A Treasure Trove of North American Exploration (Archived)
  31. Passageways: True Tales of Adventure for Young Explorers (Archived)
  32. Pathfinders and Passageways: The Exploration of Canada (Archived)
  33. Real Stories: A Past in Miniatures (Archived)
  34. Selected Almanacs in Library and Archives Collection (Archived)
  35. Sir Ernest MacMillan: Portrait of a Canadian Musician (Archived)
  36. Sporting Lives: Images of Canadian Athletes (Archived)
  37. Stephen Leacock: Humorist and Educator (Archived)
  38. The Art of Illustration: A Celebration of Contemporary Children's Book Illustrators (Archived)
  39. The Famous Five (Archived)
  40. The Jesuit Relations and the History of New France (Archived)
  41. The Search for Franklin and Franklin Relics, 1847-1880 (Archived)
  42. The Secret Self: An Exploration of Canadian Children's Literature (Archived)
  43. Victory Bonding: Wartime Messages from Canada's Government, 1939-1945 (Archived)

Open Data

  1. Open Data from LAC

Research Aids

  1. Aboriginal Documentary Heritage (Archived)
  2. Aboriginal Peoples: Guide to the Records of the Government of Canada
  3. Ancestry.ca (subscription required)
  4. Arctic Quest: The Northwest Passage (Archived)
  5. ArtVenture: A Collector's Challenge (Archived)
  6. Automated Genealogy
  7. Bands and Agencies
  8. Battle of Passchendaele: Resources at Library and Archives Canada
  9. Black History Month (Archived)
  10. Canadian Library Gateway (Archived)
  11. Census and Enumerations - Genealogy and Family History
  12. Children's Literature Service (Archived)
  13. Conducting Research on Residential Schools
  14. Electoral Atlas of the Dominion of Canada (1895) (Archived)
  15. Employment - Genealogy and Family History
  16. Ethno-Cultural and Aboriginal Groups - Genealogy and Family History
  17. Family Search
  18. Federal-Provincial Conferences
  19. File and Item Descriptions for Aboriginal Heritage
  20. File History Cards, 1872-1984
  21. From Colony to Country: A Reader's Guide to Canadian Military History (Archived)
  22. Genealogy and Family History
  23. Government, Legal and Constitutional Information
  24. Holocaust-related holdings at Library and Archives Canada
  25. Immigration and Citizenship - Genealogy and Family History
  26. Immigration Documents
  27. Indian Affairs Record Group 10 (RG10) Inventory
  28. Jacob M. Lowy Collection
  29. LAC Forum on Canadian Democracy (Archived)
  30. Land - Genealogy and Family History
  31. Learning Centre (Archived)
  32. Lest We Forget: Cenotaph Research
  33. Literary Archives: A Guide to the Literary Fonds at Library and Archives Canada
  34. Lord Elgin
  35. Maps, Charts and Architectural Plans Collection: A Search Guide
  36. Métis Genealogy
  37. Métis Scrip Records
  38. Military - Genealogy and Family History
  39. Military Heritage
  40. Multicultural Resources and Services (Archived)
  41. Music Archives at the National Library of Canada: A Guide (1994, 2003) (Archived)
  42. Native Residential Schools in Canada: A Selective Bibliography (Archived)
  43. Newfoundland and Labrador
  44. Newspaper Collection
  45. Periodical collection in the Philatelic Library (Archived)
  46. Portrait Portal
  47. Rare Book Collection
  48. Read Up On It (Archived)
  49. Reference Internet Resources
  50. Residential School Records Resources
  51. Resources for Researchers
  52. TD Summer Reading Club
  53. The 1852 and 1881 Historical Censuses of Canada
  54. The War of 1812 at Library and Archives
  55. Vital Statistics: Births, Marriages and Deaths
  56. Voters Lists
  57. Yousuf Karsh: A Selective Bibliography (Archived)

Thematic Guides

  1. Abortion
  2. Avro Arrow (CF-105)
  3. Canadian Corporation for the 1967 World Exhibition
  4. Canadian Government Expositions Centre
  5. Canadian Immigration Since Confederation and the Department of External Affairs
  6. Deportation from Canada, 1893-1977
  7. Early Meteorology Records
  8. Grosse-Île Quarantine Station (Québec)
  9. Guide to Sources Relating to Units of the Canadian Expeditionary Force
  10. Halifax Explosion
  11. Immigration Instructions: A Chart of Circulars, Directives and Operations Memoranda, 1909-1978
  12. Immigration of Farm Labourers to Canada, 1918-1945
  13. Immigration Records, Most Frequently Used
  14. International Joint Commission
  15. Internment Camps in Canada During the First and Second World Wars
  16. List of Pre-Confederation Official Publications, 1534-1866
  17. Louis Riel, the Red River Rebellion and the North West Campaign
  18. Organized Crime in Canada After 1945 and Immigration Records
  19. Paris Office Card Index
  20. Records of the Department of Public Works (RG 11)
  21. Records on the Immigration of Domestics
  22. Rideau Canal
  23. Ship - Empress of Ireland - Thematic Guides
  24. South African War - Thematic Guides
  25. Spanish Flu Epidemic - Thematic Guides
  26. Trans-Canada Highway
  27. Unidentified Flying Objects

Virtual Exhibitions

  1. A Real Companion and Friend: The Diary of William Lyon Mackenzie King (Archived)
  2. A Tale From the Map Vault (Archived)
  3. A Virtual Schoolhouse (Archived)
  4. Aboriginal Sound Recordings: Music and Song (Archived)
  5. Activism - Celebrating Women's Achievements
  6. Anti-Slavery Movement in Canada (Archived)
  7. Artists' Books: Bound in Art (Archived)
  8. Arts - Celebrating Women's Achievements
  9. Backcheck: A Hockey Retrospective (Archived)
  10. Backcheck: Hockey for Kids (Archived)
  11. Before e-Commerce. A History of Canadian Mail Order Catalogues (Archived)
  12. Beyond the Funnies: The History of Comics in English Canada and Quebec (Archived)
  13. Bon appétit! A Celebration of Canadian Cookbooks (Archived)
  14. Bonspiel! The History of Curling in Canada (Archived)
  15. Book Trade - Celebrating Women's Achievements
  16. Building a Just Society : A Retrospective of Canadian Rights and Freedoms (Archived)
  17. By Executive Decree (Archived)
  18. Call to Duty: Canada's Nursing Sisters (Archived)
  19. Canada and the First World War (Archived)
  20. Canada By Design: Parliament Hill, Ottawa (Archived)
  21. Canada Gazette: A Nation's Chronicle (Archived)
  22. Canada, by Train (Archived)
  23. Canada: A Literary Tour (Archived)
  24. Canada's UFOs: The Search for the Unknown (Archived)
  25. Canadian Confederation (Archived)
  26. Canadian Confederation - Political Cartoons (Archived)
  27. Canadian Postal Archives (Archived)
  28. Canadian Settlement - The Kids' Site (Archived)
  29. Canadian State: Documents and Dialogue (Archived)
  30. Canadian War Industry During the Second World War (Archived)
  31. Canadian West (Archived)
  32. Canadian Writers (Archived)
  33. Celebrating Women's Achievements (Archived)
  34. Codex canadensis (Archived)
  35. Confederation for Kids (Archived)
  36. Cool Canada (Archived)
  37. Detecting the Truth: Fakes, Forgeries and Trickery (Archived)
  38. Early Chinese Canadians, 1858 to 1947 (Archived)
  39. Expo '67: A Virtual Experience (Archived)
  40. Faces of War (Archived)
  41. Famous Canadian Physicians (Archived)
  42. Film - Celebrating Women's Achievements (Archived)
  43. First Among Equals: The Prime Minister in Canadian Life and Politics (Archived)
  44. First Among Equals: The Prime Minister in Canadian Life and Politics: - Children's site (Archived)
  45. First Nations
  46. Framing Canada: A Photographic Memory (Archived)
  47. French-Canadian Newspapers: An Essential Historical Source (1808-1919) (Archived)
  48. Glenn Gould Archive (Archived)
  49. Government - Celebrating Women's Achievements
  50. Gratien Gélinas (Archived)
  51. I Do: Love and Marriage in 19th Century Canada (Archived)
  52. In Quarantine: Life and Death on Grosse Île, 1832-1937 (Archived)
  53. Incunabula, Hebraica & Judaica 1981 Exhibition Catalogue (Archived)
  54. Inuit
  55. Kids' Site of Canadian Trains (Archived)
  56. Laurier House (Archived)
  57. Life of a Rock Star (Archived)
  58. Made in Canada. Patents of Invention and the Story of Canadian Innovation (Archived)
  59. Mary Riter Hamilton: Traces of War
  60. Métis
  61. Moving Here, Staying Here. The Canadian Immigrant Experience (Archived)
  62. New France New Horizons: On French Soil in America
  63. Old Messengers, New Media: The Legacy of Innis and McLuhan (Archived)
  64. Oral Histories of the First World War: Veterans 1914-1918 (Archived)
  65. Paul-Emile Miot: Photographs of Newfoundland and Cape Breton Island (Archived)
  66. Peter Winkworth Collection: A Collector's Passion (Archived)
  67. Posters and Broadsides (Archived)
  68. Proclamation of the Constitution Act, 1982
  69. Project Naming
  70. Royal Commission on National Development in the Arts, Letters & Sciences 1949-1951 (Archived)
  71. Shamrock and the Maple Leaf: Irish-Canadian Documentary Heritage at LAC (Archived)
  72. Shipwreck Investigations (Archived)
  73. Sir John A. Macdonald: Canada's Patriot Statesman (Archived)
  74. SOS! Canadian Disasters (Archived)
  75. Special Editions of Canadian Newspapers (Archived)
  76. Sport - Celebrating Women's Achievements (Archived)
  77. Susanna Moodie and Catharine Parr Traill (Archived)
  78. Tales from the Vault! Canadian Pulp Fiction 1940-1952 (Archived)
  79. The Canadian Poetry Audio Archives
  80. Theatre, Dance, and Music - Celebrating Women's Achievements
  81. Through a Lens: Dieppe in Photography and Film (Archived)
  82. Treaty 8 (Archived)
  83. Under a Northern Star (Archived)
  84. Virtual Silver Screen (Archived)
  85. Virtual Vault (Archived)
  86. Virtual Vault: The "Four Indian Kings" (Archived)
  87. William Hind's "Overlanders of '62 Sketchbook" (Archived)
  88. William James Topley: Reflections on a Capital Photographer (Archived)
  89. "Without Fear, Favour or Affection" The Men of the North West Mounted Police (Archived)
  90. Writing - Celebrating Women's Achievements
  91. Written in Stone: William E. Logan and the Geological Survey of Canada (Archived)