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June 15, 2016

I am writing on behalf of the Association of Canadian Archivists / Association canadienne des archivistes (ACA) to express our collective concern about the recent decision to close the doors of Le Centre de référence de l’Amérique francophone on June 23, 2016. The Centre’s recognition in 2007 under UNESCO’s Memory of the World program was a tremendous accomplishment and speaks volumes about the value of its collections.

April 1, 2016

Canadian Heritage is pleased to announce the release of the latest Government of Canada Survey of Heritage Institutions (GCSHI) 2015 report, which collected financial and operating information on not-for-profit heritage institutions, including museums, art galleries, archives, historic sites, zoos and botanical gardens for the 2013 data year.

Highlights from the survey include…

February 17, 2016

Last November the Canadian Archival System Working Group held a launch event in Ottawa to officially release the strategy entitled, "Canada's Archives: A New Blueprint". Over 90 participants from across Canada attended the event which became a trending topic on Twitter (#archives2026).


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