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For its Vision 2030 Project: Library and Archives Canada wants your input

With Vision 2030, LAC will define where it wants to go, what it wishes to achieve, and how it will do so.

News February 22, 2021 


Greening Canada’s New National Library Building

The Government of Canada today announced enhancements to the joint Ottawa Public Library (OPL)–Library and Archives Canada (LAC) facility to meet the standards to be a net-zero carbon building.

News February 8, 2021 


Towards a National Shared Print Collection Network

The Canadian Collective Print Strategy Working Group (CCPSWG) today released its final report with recommendations for the succesful establishment of a national shared print network in Canada.

News September 15, 2020 


The Builders with Leslie Weir

The latest episode of The Builders, Ottawa Centre MP Catherine McKenna’s podcast, is a conversation with Leslie Weir, Librarian and Archivist of Canada. 

News September 2, 2020 


Message from Library and Archives Canada (LAC) About Interlibrary Loan (ILL) Policies Directory

Library and Archives Canada would like to inform the library community that information related to ILL policies listed in Symbols and Interlibrary Loan Policies in Canada may not apply at the moment.

News April 1, 2020 


Ottawa Public Library / Library and Archives Canada Joint Facility Design

On January 23, 2020, the City of Ottawa and the Government of Canada revealed the proposed architectural design for the Ottawa Public Library – Library and Archives Canada Joint Facility.

News January 26, 2020 


LAC Announces Recipients of $2.3 Million in Funding to Preserve Indigenous Culture and Languages

Library and Archives Canada (LAC) this week announced the funding of 31 projects through the Listen, Hear Our Voices initiative “to help Indigenous organizations to digitize their existing culture and language recordings, and build the skills, knowledge and resources they need to carry out this work in their communities.”

News January 8, 2020 


Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Launches Call for Applications for 2020-21 Funding for Small Libraries

Library and Archives Canada (LAC) is pleased to announce that its third application cycle for library subscription funding has begun.

News November 26, 2019 


Call for Proposals: Documentary Heritage Communities Program (DHCP) 2020-21

The Documentary Heritage Communities Program (DHCP) aims to ensure that Canada’s continuing memory is documented and accessible to current and future generations.

News October 30, 2019 


Summary Report on LAC Forum with University Partners on Disruptive Technologies

Library and Archives Canada (LAC) has released a summary report from the Second LAC Forum with University Partners on Disruptive Technologies in Memory Institutions and Academia, held in March 2019 in Ottawa.

News July 22, 2019