Archives Canada


Aimed at the general public, the entire site content is free and open to users. A comprehensive link page provides access to many external resources, including international archives. The entire website is available in both English and French

Fee Policy

Aimed at providing the Canadian public greater access to the country's documentary heritage, the entire site content is open to any user with no limitation

Free Retrieved Material

A networked catalogue of records and materials contained in the partners' repository is freely available, along with temporary online exhibits, and direct links to the participating archives

Linking Richness

Based on a networked project, Archive Canada's main strength is a link page pointing to many external resources: different kinds of archives to associations, listservs, suppliers and much more