Library and Archives Canada preserves and makes accessible the documentary heritage of Canada. It also serves as the continuing memory of the Government of Canada and its institutions. This heritage includes publications, archival records, sound and audio-visual materials, photographs, artworks, and electronic documents.
Library and Archives Canada (LAC) combines the holdings, services and staff of both the former National Library of Canada and the National Archives of Canada.
Services and programs to audiences:
- for the general public and researchers;
- Genealogy and Family History;
- for publishers;
- for Canadian universities;
- libraries and librarians;
- for archives and archivists;
- the Government of Canada.
Web site Library and Archives Canada: http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/